A blue and white 'Poenix tail' vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1207. A blue and white 'Phoenix tail' vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 13 7/8 in. (35.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000Price realised USD 8,125. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017

The baluster body and tall trumpet-shaped neck are decorated with continuous riverside landscape scenes each incorporating a solitary figure. 

Provenance: Collection of Ambassador Ti-Tsun Li (1901-1981), and thence by descent to the present owner.

Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 14 - 15 September 2017, New York