A blue and white ‘mythical beast’ ovoid jar, Transitional period, circa 1640-1660

A blue and white ‘mythical beast’ ovoid jar, Transitional period, circa 1640-1660

Lot 18. A blue and white ‘mythical beast’ ovoid jar, Transitional period, circa 1640-1660; 9 5/8 in. (24.5 cm.) highEstimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 120,000 (USD 10,257 - USD 15,386)Price realised HKD 275,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019

This lot comprises a blue and white ‘lotus’ vase and two blue and white gu-form vases. 

Property from the the Quek Kiok Lee Collection. 

Provenance: Sold at Sotheby’s London, 27 June 1974, lot 90.

Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including the Quek Kiok Lee Collection, Hong Kong, 9 October 2019