Lot 1346. An unusual yellow-glazed globular jar, Late Ming-Kangxi period, late 16th-17th century; 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 10,625. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013
The exterior of the heavily potted body is covered with a glaze of egg yolk-yellow color that ends in a slightly irregular line on the white-glazed, rounded rim.
Provenance: Asian Art Museum of San Francisco.
Imperial Oriental Art, New York, December 2002.
Note: Compare the Kangxi-marked yellow-glazed jar of similar form, but of larger size, sold at Sotheby's London, 10 November 2010, lot 66.
Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, New York, 19 - 20 September 2013