Lot 1630. A fine blue-glazed meiping, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 30.2 cm., 11 7/8 in. Estimate 500,000 — 600,000 HKD. Lot Sold 1,460,000 HKD. photo Sotheby's 2009
well-potted with attenuated sides rising to high rounded shoulders below the waisted neck, covered with a brilliant purplish-blue glaze stopping short of the white mouth rim.
Provenance: Sotheby's New York, 22nd-23rd September 2004, lot 295.
Note: A Yongzheng blue-glazed meiping of this shape and size was sold in our Hong Kong rooms, 24th May 1978, lot 200, and again 17th May 1988, lot 93.
Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. 08 Oct 09. Hong Kong