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Sold for

R 147 940
Lot 341
  • An Arita blue and white VOC bowl, late 17th century
  • An Arita blue and white VOC bowl, late 17th century
  • An Arita blue and white VOC bowl, late 17th century
  • An Arita blue and white VOC bowl, late 17th century
  • An Arita blue and white VOC bowl, late 17th century
  • An Arita blue and white VOC bowl, late 17th century
  • An Arita blue and white VOC bowl, late 17th century
  • An Arita blue and white VOC bowl, late 17th century
  • An Arita blue and white VOC bowl, late 17th century
  • An Arita blue and white VOC bowl, late 17th century
  • An Arita blue and white VOC bowl, late 17th century
  • An Arita blue and white VOC bowl, late 17th century

Lot Estimate
R 15 000 - 20 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 147 940

About this Item

An Arita blue and white VOC bowl, late 17th century


with deep rounded sides, the interior painted in underglaze-blue with the VOC monogram, the exterior with peony scrolls enclosed by double blue-line borders, age cracks, 23,5cm diameter

 

Provenance

Sotheby’s, Chinese and Japanese Ceramics and Works of Art, Amsterdam, Monday 7 May 1993, lot 549, illustrated on the front cover.

Property of a Collector.

Literature

cf. CS Woodward (1974) Oriental Ceramics at the Cape of Good Hope 1652-1795, AA Balkema, Cape Town, illustrated on page 66, fig. 95 & 96.


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