Lot 2937. A famille verte ‘figural landscape’ brush pot, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 6 in. (15.3 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000. Price realised HKD 562,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.
The brush pot is of cylindrical form with straight sides supported on a flat base with central recess. It is brightly enamelled around the exterior with three large panels, one depicting a garden scene with a man pointing at the sun, one portraying a scholar sitting on a rock, and one comprising a lady with her attendant serving tea. All set are within a border separated by a stylised dragon.
Property from the Quek Kiok Lee Collection
Christie's. Leisurely Delights, Hong Kong, 29 May 2019