A RARE BLUE AND WHITE 'SHOU' VASE
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
A RARE BLUE AND WHITE 'SHOU' VASE

KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)

Details
A RARE BLUE AND WHITE 'SHOU' VASE
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
The high-shouldered vase has a gently tapered body decorated overall with approximately one thousand shou characters in cobalt blue in twenty nine rows, rendered in various forms of seal script, all between herringbone borders around the mouth rim and the foot.
18 1/8 in. (48 cm.) high
Provenance
Collection of Irina Andreivna Kosyla (1928-1995), Paris, acquired in the 1940s.

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