Rare porcelain fountain with crabs and carps decoration. China, Kangxi Period


Rare ribbed baluster porcelain fountain with famille verte enamels decoration. Lid’s upper section ornated with two facing dolphins surmounting a palmette. Body with crabs and carps motifs amongst lily pads, flowers, checkering, crustaceans ad fish within reserves.

China, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)

Gilt bronze spout with grotesque mask decoration and finial designed as pine cone added later.

Height: 41 cm (16 in.).


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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013010107