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A FAMILLE-VERTE 'MAGPIE' BRUSHPOT
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
46
A FAMILLE-VERTE 'MAGPIE' BRUSHPOT
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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New York

A FAMILLE-VERTE 'MAGPIE' BRUSHPOT
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
of cylindrical form, brightly enameled with two rectangular panels each enclosing a poem and a 'bird and flower' painting featuring a magpie, one perched on a prunus branch, the other mid-flight by a pond grasping a lotus pod between its feet, one poem signed Zhu Yin and the other signed Yun An, all reserved against a chevron emerald-green ground between dentil, keyfret and abstract kuilong borders
Height 5 1/4  in., 13.3 cm
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Provenance

Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York, 17th November 1982.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 721.

Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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New York