Property from Another Owner
A blue and white jar with cracked ice and prunus decoration
Chenghua mark, late Qing dynasty
Of inverted pear form with a cloud collar band encircling the waisted neck and prunus branches blooming in reserve against a cracked ice pattern drawn in underglaze blue against the cobalt-washed ground on the exterior walls, the recessed base bearing the six-character mark in underglaze blue (firing flaws, star cracks).
11 3/4in (30cm) high