An apple-green-glazed ovoid jar, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate $4,000 - $6,000. Price Realized $9,375 . Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015
The exterior covered in a soft apple-green glaze suffused with golden crackle below the white mouth rim, the glaze on the interior with similar crackle - 5 ¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high
Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, before 1985.
Literature: A. Juliano, “Robert H. Ellsworth Treasures the East,” Architectural Digest, October 1985, p. 106.
Christie's. THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT HATFIELD ELLSWORTH PART III - CHINESE WORKS OF ART: QING CERAMICS, GLASS AND JADE CARVINGS, 19 March 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza.