• 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 1394

    A RARE YELLOW-GLAZED 'APPLE'-FORM WATER POT

    KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND POSSIBLY OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    A RARE YELLOW-GLAZED 'APPLE'-FORM WATER POT
    KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND POSSIBLY OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)
    The tapering bulbous body with rounded, inverted mouth rim, covered overall in a glaze of lemon yellow tone, the interior and base glazed white
    3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the late 1970s or early 1980s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN