London, South Kensington
9 November 2007
A blue and white baluster vase, Kangxi (1662-1722)
painted with groups of immortals, warriors and officials engaged in conversation by a river bank amidst pine trees and rockwork, the reverse with two ladies and an attendant in a fenced garden, all between a cross-hatched zigzag border on the neck and a tooth pattern above the foot -- 10¾in. (27.3cm.) high, wood cover and stand.
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