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TWO FAMILLE-VERTE 'WATER MARGIN' DISHES
Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 23,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
321
TWO FAMILLE-VERTE 'WATER MARGIN' DISHES
Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 23,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

KANGXI: The Jie Rui Tang Collection

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TWO FAMILLE-VERTE 'WATER MARGIN' DISHES
Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period
each with shallow, rounded sides rising from a tapered foot, the interiors brightly enameled with lively  scenes from The Water Margin (Shuihu zhuan) with the figures set against identical landscapes, one depicting Shi Xiu holding a sword while raising a hand to pacify the dragon-tattooed Shi Jin in a threatening stance, Suo Chao standing nearby wielding an axe; the other dish depicting Zhang Qing poised to throw a stone with Sun Li and Sun Erniang looking on and holding swords, the reverse of each undecorated, the base with a beribboned lozenge within a double circle (2), coll. nos 1411 & 1412
Diameter 10 1/2  in., 26.7 cm
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Provenance

Christie's Paris, 11th March 2004, lot 220.

KANGXI: The Jie Rui Tang Collection

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New York