Lot 69. Two very similar blue and white beaker vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 18 in. (45.7 cm.) high. Estimate USD10,000 - GBP 15,000. Price realised USD 21,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019.
Each painted in shades of inky blue with ogival cartouches of court figures by fences or terraces, all on a trellis ground.
Provenance: Acquired in the 1960s.
Literature: William R. Sargent, Chinese Porcelain in the Conde Collection, Madrid, 2014, p. 282, no. 115.
Christie's. The Tibor Collection: A Noble Eye for Chinese Export, New York, 10 April 2019