Lot 401. A Fahua meiping, Ming dynasty, 16th century; 31.4 cm, 12 3/8 in. Estimate 1,000 — 2,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's.
with a tapering body sweeping up to a rounded shoulder surmounted by a waisted neck and everted rim, painted to the exterior with a sage drifting towards a pavilion enshrouded in clouds approached by an attendant carrying a wrapped qin, between a ruyi-collar enclosing lotus blossoms at the shoulder and a lappet band below, covered overall in green and brown glazes.
Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Asian Art, London, 17 May 2019, 10:00 AM