A blue and white meiping Qianlong
Lot 153
A blue and white baluster vase, meiping Qianlong
Sold for £112,250 (US$ 188,672) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A blue and white baluster vase, meiping
Finely painted in the Ming style in rich cobalt-blue tones around the broad-shouldered body with branches of fruiting peach, pomegranate and lychee alternating with flowering branches, all above a band of upright overlapping leaves and below a lotus-lappet collar at the narrow waisted neck,
33.5cm.(13 1/4in.) high


  • For similar vases with Qianlong marks, see Chinese Porcelain, The S.C. Ko Tianminlou Collection, pl.63; for another, see M.Beurdeley, Qing Porcelain, pl.153; for another, see D.Macintosh, Chinese Blue and White Porcelain, col. pl.IX; and for a Yongzheng-marked vase in the Nanjing Museum, see Qing Imperial Porcelain, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1995, Catalogue no.41
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