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299
A CANTON BLUE AND WHITE CISTERN AND COVER
19TH CENTURY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
299
A CANTON BLUE AND WHITE CISTERN AND COVER
19TH CENTURY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Americana: Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Porcelain, Prints and Carpets

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A CANTON BLUE AND WHITE CISTERN AND COVER
19TH CENTURY

the cistern painted with a continuous view of a city, one flag inscribed with three characters reading Tengwang ge (Pavilion of Prince Teng), fitted inside with two filters, the cover painted with a series of waterfront mansions. 4 pieces.


height 23 1/2 in., 59.7 cm
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Catalogue Note

The inscription on the flag identifies the scene as a view of Hongzhou, a city by the Gan River, and modern capital of Jiangxi province.

Important Americana: Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Porcelain, Prints and Carpets

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New York