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2719B Boston
April 26, 2014 11:00 AMCalender

Five Blue and White Tableware Items

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2719B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 26, 2014 11:00AM


Five Blue and White Tableware Items, China, a Kraak ware bowl, gently rounded sides rising into a flattened upturned rim with lobed edges, the interior decorated with a songbird on a rock, surrounded by peonies, the sides with alternating panels of taotie masks and archaic patterns, the exterior with stylized floral motifs, two Kraak cups of similar form and similarly decorated, a dish decorated with a scholar's rock, bamboo, and peonies, and a smaller lobed dish, similarly decorated and incised with lotus petals on the exterior, ht. to 2 1/4 in.

From the Estate of Peter L. Rosenberg
Estimate $500-700

minor chips to rims and foot rims, damage to largest dish.

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