The Property of a Gentleman
A rare famille rose Guangzhou enamel water pot
Iron-red Qianlong four-character mark and of the period
The elegant vessel made for the scholar's desk, of slight ovoid form with high walls and shoulders rising to the short waisted neck and lipped rim, delicately painted on the exterior with myriad rosettes floating on the white enamel surface, the mark within a double square, box.
6cm (2⅜in) diam. (2).