A blue and white vase, rolwagen Chongzhen
Lot 28
A blue and white vase, rolwagen Chongzhen
Sold for £91,250 (US$ 120,563) inc. premium

Lot Details
A blue and white vase, rolwagen
Chongzhen
Finely painted in a bright underglaze blue with a continuous scene of a general on horseback accompanied by a running flag-bearer greeting a kneeling scholar and his three attendants with their spears laid down before them whilst another figure tends to a horse, all set in a richly-conceived landscape of rocks and trees amongst clouds and a tent roof visible in a bamboo grove, the waisted neck with downward lappets.
42.6cm (16¾in) high

Footnotes

  • 明崇禎 青花人物故事圖筒式瓶

    A similar vase with military figures was sold in these rooms, 17 May 2012, lot 254.
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