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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

A BLUE AND WHITE 'THREE-DRAGON' BRUSHREST
MARK AND PERIOD OF WANLI
Estimate
250,000300,000
LOT SOLD. 560,000 HKD
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1902

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

A BLUE AND WHITE 'THREE-DRAGON' BRUSHREST
MARK AND PERIOD OF WANLI
Estimate
250,000300,000
LOT SOLD. 560,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A BLUE AND WHITE 'THREE-DRAGON' BRUSHREST
MARK AND PERIOD OF WANLI

moulded with three peaks, painted in vivid tones of cobalt blue, decorated with three dragons rising from immortal mountains, their bodies wrapped around the peaks, the narrow rectangular base inscribed with a six-character reign mark in regular script


Quantity: 1
15.2 cm., 6 in.
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Provenance

Christie's New York, 3rd June 1988, lot 258.
Christie's Hong Kong, 31st October 2000, lot 864.

Catalogue Note

Two brush rests with Wanli marks are collected in the Idemitsu Art Gallery, one illustrated in Toji Takei (New Heibonsha Series), no. 42, pl. 86, another included in the Stockholm Exhibition of Ming Blue and White, 1964, cat. no. 71.

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