• Lot 97

    A late Ming blanc-de-chine vase

    CIRCA 1620

    Price Realised  

    A late Ming blanc-de-chine vase
    Circa 1620
    Of gu-form, the central bulge moulded with four flanges and incised with a keyfret-pattern, the base and neck incised with lotus, prunus, narcissus and camellia, minor rim frit
    24.5 cm. high


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    A plain gu of similar form is illustrated by Colin Sheaf and Richard Kilburn in The Hatcher Porcelain Cargoes, p. 73, pl. 113.

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