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Ceramic bowl

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Bowl of porcelain. Made in China. Reign of Kangxi.

Measurements:
h: 3 3/4 in; diam: 8 1/8 in

Provenance:
Earle D. Vandekar, dealer; from whom purchased by Bluett & Sons, 22 March 1945, £12; from whom purchased by Sir William Burrell, 26 June 1945, £17; by whom gifted to the Corporation of the City of Glasgow, 1945.

Manuscript sources
Bluett & Sons, Sales Day Book 18/342, 25 June 1945, stock no. 2417: ‘Blue and white bowl, panels of figures. Bought: Vandekar, 22 March 1945, £12’.
Sir William Burrell, Purchase Book 1945, p.42: ‘A Chinese blue & white bowl, the exterior painted with figure scenes in vertical panels, Kanghsi, 4" x 8 1/4"’.

Additional Images:

Dealer label
Dealer label

What:
38_1123, bowls, ceramics, porcelain

Who:
Dealer, Bluett & Sons
Dealer, Earle D. Vandekar

Dates:
Sold by Bluett & Sons 1945.

Periods:
IMPERIAL CHINA
Qing, 1644-1911
Kangxi, 1662-1722

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