A pair of blue and white teapots and covers Kangxi (4)
Lot 285
A pair of blue and white teapots and covers
Kangxi
Sold for £3,750 (US$ 5,038) inc. premium

Lot Details
The Property of a Gentleman 士紳藏品
A pair of blue and white teapots and covers
Kangxi
Each of globular form, painted in vivid shades of cobalt blue with plantain-leaf-shaped cartouches enclosing leafy scrolls, interspersed with small flower blossoms, flanked by a short tapering spout and a loop handle, the flat cover similarly decorated and surmounted by a circular finial painted with a flower blossom.
Each 15.2cm (6in) wide. (4).

Footnotes

  • 清康熙 青花蕉葉紋茶壺 一對

    Provenance:
    The first: W Dickinson & Son, London; from Sir William H. Bennett's collection, no.144 (label)
    An English private collection

    The second: Hancock, London, no.428 2672/7
    An English private collection

    Exhibited:
    The first: Manchester City Art Gallery, 1925, no.1996

    來源:
    (一)倫敦古董商W Dickinson & Son,購自W.H. Bennett爵士收藏,編號144
    英國私人收藏

    (二)倫敦古董商Hancock,編號428 2672/7
    英國私人收藏


    展覽:(一)1925年出展於曼徹斯特美術館,展品編號1996
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