Lot 283. A blue and white 'Phoenix medallion' jar, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 12.4 cm, 4 7/8 in. Estimate £1,000 — 2,000. Courtesy Sotheby's.
of ovoid form painted with three medallions, framed by brackets of stylised cloud scrolls, each roundel composed of a phoenix in flight amidst smaller clouds, all between cloud scrolls and Bajixiang emblems encircling the shoulder and lower body, a further band of cloud scrolls below the rim, the base with a leaf within a double circle in underglaze blue.
Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Asian Art, London, 17 May 2019, 10:00 AM