Lot 351. A very rare and large pair of famille verte with gold phoenix and birds jars and covers, Kangxi period (1662-1722). H. 62 cm. Sold: €17 000 (Estimate €10 000 - €15 000). Photo Nagel Auction.
Provenance: - Collection Geheimrat Peter Klöckner, Haus Hartenfels near Duisburg, acquired on 15.5.1929 for RM 20000 at Galerie Margraf & Co, Hermann Schmitz, Unter den Linden 29, Berlin (copy of letter preserved)
- Collection Dr. Rainer Kreissl (1924 - 2005) - Important South German private collection, collected before 1990.
Note: Cf. a set from the collection of Augustus the Strong, exhibited in the Dresden Zwinger and published Eva Ströber 'La Maladie de porcelaine...', Leipzig 2001, no. 40.
Fine Asian Art - Day I by Nagel Auction, June 12, 2023 • Stuttgart, Germany