Two famille verte enameled porcelain deep dishes with flower and bird decoration Kangxi period One with green enameled bamboo, and the other with iron red bamboo on the exterior walls.  diameter 8 ¼in (both with restored hairline cracks)
Lot 1073
Two famille verte enameled porcelain deep dishes with flower and bird decoration Kangxi period
Sold for US$ 15,000 inc. premium
Lot Details
Property from the Estate of Gloria Lowengart, San Francisco
Two famille verte enameled porcelain deep dishes with flower and bird decoration
Kangxi period
Each molded with a flared rim to the wide curving well and raised on a wedged foot pad: one dish displaying a red and green bodied bird facing to the right on a persimmon branch intertwined with prunus and bamboo with further bamboo stalks painted in iron red monochrome to the exterior walls; the second dish displaying a tiny butterfly and black and green-bodied bird facing to the left on a flowering branch reversed by bamboo stalks painted in black outline and green enamel.
diameter 8 1/4in (21cm)

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  • Provenance:
    Bearing oval paper labels printed 'Ralph M. Chait Galleries, NY.'
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