An Yixing stoneware 'peach' cup
Late Qing dynasty / early Republican period, signed Chen Guangming
The finely potted vessel moulded in the form of a hollowed half-peach, the fruit of longevity surmounted on a naturalistic gnarled branch issuing a series of luxuriant leaves and further four blossoming small peaches, the tips of the fruits speckled with splashes of red slip, the base with a square and a circular seal mark, fitted box.
15.8cm high. (2).