7 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,000
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 1,000
A BLUE AND WHITE MOULDED JAR, TRANSITIONAL PERIOD
the body of ovoid form, moulded and incised to the body with magnolia, lotus, prunus and peony flowerheads, their delicate branches and leafy stems depicted in underglaze blue, the flowering sprays surrounded by butterflies in flight, the rim with stylised leaf motifs alternately incised and painted -- 10¼in. (26cm.) high.
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