CATALOGUE NUMBER 1421
FAMILLE VERTE MOLDED BOWL
KANGXI PERIOD (1661-1722)
Diameter: 7 ⅞ inches
Christie's New York, March 30, 2004, lot 403
Tonying & Company, Inc., New York
A famille verte molded bowl. The rounded sides molded and painted with phoenixes, cranes, ducks, and numerous other birds in flight, swimming or standing amidst the rocks and grasses indicating the banks of a lake above the foot, with an eight-character mark in underglaze blue and a copper-red seal mark within a double circle on the base.