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March 18, 2017 11:00 AMCalender

Peachbloom Water Coupe

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Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2992BLocation: BostonDate / Time: March 18, 2017 11:00AM


Peachbloom Water Coupe, China, 18th century, of beehive form, depicting three incised archaic stylized dragon roundels under the soft pink glaze with finely mottled crushed strawberry red, the glaze with a small, green area rising to the white-rimmed mouth, a six-character Kangzi mark to the base, with a finely carved huanghuali stand, ht. 3 1/2 in.

Provenance: The estate of Walter F. Goodman.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

a chip to the rim, wear and tear with surface scratches to some areas, glazing flaws with a spotty pockmark and an open bump due to clay impurities, pockmarks to base, the wood stand with minor repair.

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Walter F. Goodman, China