Lot 202. A pair of blue and white 'hawthorn' baluster jars and covers, Kangxi period (1662-1722); (17 2/8in) high. (4). Estimate £5,000 - 6,000 (€5,900 - 7,100). Photo: Bonhams.
Painted all over with flowering sprays of prunus reserved on a blue 'cracked-ice' ground, between a dentil border around the foot and ruyi-head band encircling the neck, the domed cover with lotus-bud finial similarly painted.