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FS22: Three Day Fine Art Sale

A Chinese Underglaze Blue and Copper-red Lotus Water-dropper

Auction Lot FS22/511

A Chinese underglaze blue and copper-red lotus water-dropper formed as a lotus leaf with attached seed-pod, the leaf with painted and applied veins and stems, a crab with sepia markings climbing down into the open leaf, the bud petals hightened with copper-red, Kangxi, 12cm wide and wood stand.

A Chinese Underglaze Blue and Copper-red Lotus Water-dropper (FS22/511) offered in our Three Day Fine Art Sale starting on 29th April 2014 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

A Chinese underglaze blue and copper-red lotus water-dropper formed as a lotus leaf with attached seed-pod, the leaf with painted and applied veins and stems, a crab with sepia markings climbing down into the open leaf, the bud petals hightened with copper-red, Kangxi, 12cm wide and wood stand.

Provenance

John Sparks Ltd.& P M.A Green. Similar Examples Are Illustrated By J Ayers 'Chinese Ceramics In The Baur Collection' No.A226 And Christian Jorg 'Chinese Ceramics In The Collection Of The Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam' Page 122 No123

Price Realised

£10,000

Department

Ceramics and Glass

Sale Information

FS22: Three Day Fine Art Sale
Tuesday, 29th April 2014
Wednesday, 30th April 2014
Thursday, 1st May 2014

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 10:00am on Wednesday, 30th April 2014 as part of the Oriental and European Ceramics and Glass section of the sale.

Contact

For more information about this particular auction lot, please contact:-

Nic SainteyNic Saintey


Andrew ThomasAndrew Thomas


Important Notes

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