A large famille verte octagonal baluster vase and cover Kangxi
Lot 199
A large famille verte octagonal baluster vase and cover
Kangxi
Sold for £10,625 (US$ 17,840) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A large famille verte octagonal baluster vase and cover
Kangxi
The four wider sides of the vase variously enamelled with a boatman rafting on a river beneath two scholars conversing, a humming bird in flight above a lotus pond, a boy offering a qin to a seated scholar in a landscape and a green bird flying above tree peony, the narrower sides each with two tree shrews clambering over bunches of grapes, the shoulder with precious objects alternating with butterflies and flowers issuing from rockwork, the neck with further rockwork and floral sprays, the cover also with scholarly objects and floral sprays beneath the octagonal finial. 57cm (22 3/8in) high (2).

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  • 清康熙 五彩人物故事圖八方蓋罐
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