• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

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

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 462

    A FINELY ENAMELED FAMILLE ROSE JAR AND COVER

    JIAQING SEAL MARK IN IRON RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1796-1820)

    Price Realised  

    A FINELY ENAMELED FAMILLE ROSE JAR AND COVER
    JIAQING SEAL MARK IN IRON RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1796-1820)
    The ovoid body decorated in bright enamels on one side with a scaly five-clawed dragon pursuing a flaming pearl and on the other side with a long -tailed phoenix, all on a ground of cloud and foliate meander, below a ruyi band on the shoulder and formal lotus scroll on the neck, the domed cover painted en suite below a bud-form finial, the interior and base enameled turquoise
    10¼ in. (26 cm.) high


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