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The Marsh Collection / A BLANC DE-CHINE GOURD-SHAPED WATER DROPPER 18th century

Lot 82
A BLANC DE-CHINE GOURD-SHAPED WATER DROPPER
18th century
28 October – 7 November 2022, 12:00 GMT
London, New Bond Street

Sold for £11,475 inc. premium

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A BLANC DE-CHINE GOURD-SHAPED WATER DROPPER

18th century
The lobed gourd supported on a short foot and tapering to a narrow spout imitating a stem issuing leafy tendrils, a squirrel clambers on the side to nibble a leaf covering a small aperture, covered in a creamy white glaze. 8.6cm (3 3/8in) high.

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Please note this Lot is to be sold at No Reserve. 本拍品不設底價

清十八世紀 德化白釉瓜形水滴

Provenance: M.L. von Callenberg, Geneva
Jan van Beers Oriental Art, London, 7 November 2013

來源:日内瓦 M.L. von Callenberg 私人收藏
倫敦古董商 Jan van Beers Oriental Art,2013年11月7日

Compare with two related larger celadon and turquoise-glazed gourd-shaped vases, with similar applied leaf decoration, Kangxi, in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London (acc.nos.3353-1853 and C.437-1910).

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