CATALOGUE NUMBER 1452
FAMILLE VERTE OPENWORK BASKET
KANGXI PERIOD (1661-1722)
Diameter: 5 ⅛ inches
Christie's New York, January 22, 2003, lot 187
A small famille verte basket and cover of squat form with high, arched handle enameled as straw, the sides and cover decorated with various gilt and iron-red flowerheads reserved on a honeycomb-pierced ground. A sprig in the interior and another enameled on the base.