Lot 402. A turquoise-glazed Fahua jar, Late Ming dynasty; 31.6 cm, 12 3/8 in. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's.
the baluster body rising from a gently splayed foot to a rounded shoulder surmounted by a short neck and a lipped rim, boldly decorated to the body with two scenes of the Daoist philosopher Laozi setting off on his donkey and transmitting his teachings, all reserved on a turquoise-glazed ground, the interior glazed green.
Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Asian Art, London, 17 May 2019, 10:00 AM