19 septembre 2021

A rare blue and white multi-spouted 'fish' vase, Mark and period of Jiajing (1522-1566)

Lot 85. A rare blue and white multi-spouted 'fish' vase, Mark and period of Jiajing (1522-1566). Diameter 4¼ in., 10.8 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD. Lot sold: 138,600 USD. © Sotheby's 2021 of globular form, resting on a straight foot and set with six short cylindrical spouts above, vibrantly painted with carp swimming amidst lotus blooms, leaves, waterweed, and other aquatic plants, a border of peach and flower sprays surrounding a stylized... [Lire la suite]