Lot 418

A rare inscribed underglaze blue and copper-red decorated brushpot, China, Qing dynasty, probably Kangxi period

Works of Art, Antiquities | A89kua | Live auction | 578 Lots

Starting Price € 6,000

Countdown for bids : 8 days and 5 hours left

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Description

A brushpot of cylindrical form, the exterior finely inscribed with an essay entitled "Memorial to Yueyang Tower" in 30 columns by Fan Zhongyan (5 September 989 – 19 June 1052), dated to the 23rd year of the Kangxi reign, underglaze red seal mark. Intact. Height 16 cm. Diameter 19.5 cm.

Provenance: From an old private collection in Munich. Acquired before 1970 in Japan.

Condition: II + Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 578 lots and starts on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 1 - 578. The pre-sale view will take place from 19 - 22 May, 25, 29 and 31 May 2021. However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll up.