Lot 138. A blue and white 'Floral' jar and cover, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 56.5cm., 22 1/4 in. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 GBP. Lot sold 5,250 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's 2013.
the baluster body painted with three rows of petal-shaped floral panels, all reserved on diaper grounds interspersed with small cartouches enclosing the babao (Eight Treasures), the foot and the shoulder encircled with chevron bands, the neck with flowers issuing from rocks, mounted with a metal tap, the domed cover similarly decorated. Quantity: 2.
Provenance: A Dutch Private Collection.
Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art. London, 15 mai 2013