A large blue and white 'lotus pond' ovoid vase

Lot 94. A large blue and white 'Lotus pond' ovoid vase, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566); 37cm, 14 ½in. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 GBP. Lot sold 47,500 GBP . © Sotheby's 2013.

the rounded sides rising to a short waisted neck and lipped rim, painted to the exterior with a continuous design of ducks swimming in and flying above a pond with flowering lotus, below a band of keyfret to the neck, with a rectangular cartouche enclosing the six-character reign mark, wood stand. Quantité: 2

Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 06 Nov 2013