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A blue and white 'ducks and lotus' dish, Qing dynasty, 17th century

Property from the Collection of Henry H. Arnhold, sold to benefit the Arnhold Foundation

A blue and white 'ducks and lotus' dish, Qing dynasty, 17th century

A blue and white 'ducks and lotus' dish, Qing dynasty, 17th century

A blue and white 'ducks and lotus' dish

Qing dynasty, 17th century

清十七世紀 青花荷塘鴛鴦圖盤

《大明成化年製》仿款


the base with an apocryphal Chenghua six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle


Diameter 11 in., 27.8 cm

With a few shallow flake chips and frits to the rim. Overall with scattered minor firing imperfections and light surface wear typical of age and type.


口見少許淺磕及剝釉。整體見少許窰燒瑕疵及輕微表面磨損,與年代及品類相符。


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Joseph M. Morpurgo, Amsterdam, 1984.
Collection of Julia and John Curtis.
Christie's New York, 16 March 2015, lot 3583.