Lot 150. Two blue and white rosewater sprinklers, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height of taller 9 1/2 in., 24 cm. Estimate 600 — 800 USD. Lot sold 3,125 USD. © Sotheby's.
made for the Islamic market, each of typical pear shape raised on a high foot and with elongated neck, the larger painted with four stylized foliate medallions between narrow café-au-lait and foliate bands; the other painted around the body with 'Hundred Antiques' and on the neck with peacock feathers (2).
Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. New York, 19 march 2013