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A large blue and white dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644).

Estimate
8 000 - 10 000 SEK
707 - 883 EUR
752 - 940 USD
Hammer price
16 000 SEK
Purchasing info
For condition report contact specialist
Cecilia Nordström
Stockholm
Cecilia Nordström
Head Specialist Asian Ceramics and Works of Art, European Ceramics and Glass
+46 (0)739 40 08 02
A large blue and white dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644).

Rounded sides, tapering footrim, unglazed base. Decorated to the center with a conch shell in a lotus pond, the exterior of the rim further decorated with a continuous lotus pattern. Diameter 32 cm.

Crack.

Provenance

Property of a private Finnish Collection.

The collection was formed between 1980-2020, the collector has had an interest in China and Chinese Works of Art since childhood, growing up in Beijing. He returned to China in grownup years for work, he came to live in China altogether more than 40 years. His love of China, and Chinese works of art is mirrored in the collection and being an academic collector, he never got tired of learning more about the subject by studying literature, attending lectures, visiting museums, auction houses and befriending curators from Peking, Hong Kong, London, Paris, and Stockholm. The collection consists of both Chinese ceramics and textiles, This being part 1.

Purchased at Bukowskis, Sale 542, lot 1821.

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