Lot 824. An iron-red and gilt baluster vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 13 1/4 in., 33.7 cm. Estimate 2,000 — 3,000 USD. Lot sold 3,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's.
sturdily potted, enameled in pencil style, the rounded shoulder with chrysanthemum blooms borne on a leafy meander enclosed within alternating large and small lappets below a diaper band and foliate scroll encircling the waisted neck, the base with a band of upright lappets, with an underglaze blue double ring.
Provenance: Collection of the Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield, Michigan.
Acquired between 1970-1979.
Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 16 Sep 2017