• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 2297

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    26 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1361

    A BLUE AND WHITE BEAKER VASE

    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    A BLUE AND WHITE BEAKER VASE
    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
    With bulbous midsection rising to a flared, rounded rim, painted with a leafy floral scroll between lotus lappets framing large blossoms at the base and a crosshatch border at the rim; together with a blue and white jar and cover, Kangxi period, decorated allover with a design of prunus branches and blossoms reserved on a blue ground
    16 3/8 in. (41.6 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    Anthony R. Derham Collection.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE MID-WEST AMERICAN COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    The Headley-Whitney Museum (Smithsonian Institution Affiliation), Lexington, Kentucky.