A blue and white octagonal baluster jar, 31cm high, Chongzhen
Lot 359
A blue and white octagonal baluster vase Circa 1650
Sold for £8,400 (US$ 13,630) inc. premium

Lot Details
A blue and white octagonal baluster vase
Circa 1650
Finely painted around the exterior with a scholar, followed by two attendants approaching a young attendant carrying a bundle on his back, set within a typical landscape of plantain trees, scattered rockwork, shrubbery and patches of grass, the design bisected by rolling clouds, all above a band of pendent lappets, below a border of eight petal panels at the shoulder, each enclosing a lotus spray.
30.8cm (12in) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Ove Stenbeck Collection, no.15

    Exhibited: Den Befriade Penseln. 300 År av Kinesiskt Porslin och Konsthantverk. Collection Stenbeck, Heinola, Finland, 4 June - 3 September 2000
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