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PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A Chinese Export Famille-Rose Hunting-Subject Punch Bowl
Circa 1765
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,875 USD
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525

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A Chinese Export Famille-Rose Hunting-Subject Punch Bowl
Circa 1765
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,875 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Chinese Export Famille-Rose Hunting-Subject Punch Bowl
Circa 1765
the exterior painted with four hunting scenes composed as a continuous landscape divided by trees, the interior painted with a huntsman on a galloping horse.
diameter 11 3/4  in.; 29.8 cm
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Catalogue Note

The hunting scenes depicted are taken from a set of four engravings after James Seymour (1705-52), titled 'Going out in the Morning', 'Brushing into Cover', 'In Full Chase' and 'The Death'. For further discussion on the source prints and a larger punch bowl of similar decoration, see David Howard and John Ayers, China for the West, Vol. I, London, 1978, pp. 281-283. no. 280, which bowl, from the Mottahedeh collection, was sold at Sotheby's New York, October 19, 2000. lot 224.

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