Property from the Estate of George Edwin Burnell
A good blue and white glazed porcelain vase, tianqiuping
Late Qing dynasty
Of traditional shape consisting of a thin cylindrical neck tapering to a body of inverted pear shape supported by an unglazed foot encircling the recessed glazed base, the sides covered in a densely composed ground of concentric bands of leiwen scrolls, wave patterns, the eight auspicious emblems (ba jixiang) amid ribbons, and stylized lotus petals all between intricately ornate scrolling lotus and vine patterns.
20 3/4in (53cm) high