A pair of famille verte enameled porcelain chargers with wide rim flanges, decorated with birds, flowers, and branches Kangxi period diameter 13 ¼in (rims retouched)
Lot 1070
A pair of famille verte enameled porcelain chargers Kangxi period
Sold for US$ 15,000 inc. premium
Lot Details
Property from the Estate of Gloria Lowengart, San Francisco
A pair of famille verte enameled porcelain chargers
Kangxi period
Each thickly molded with a wide, canted rim flange surrounding a shallow, recessed well and painted in vivid colors with black outlines to depict birds and insects amid flowering branches on a rocky shoreline and water weeds rising from rippling water, the boats sailing between rocky islands on the reverse rendered in similar hues and the recessed base painted in underglaze blue with a lotus plant mark within a double ring.
diameters 13 1/4 and 13 1/2in (33.5 and 34cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    One charger bearing the circular paper label printed 'Chait Galleries New York.'
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