20 - 21 March 2014
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
A BLUE AND WHITE BEAKER VASE
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
The vase is boldly painted in varying tones of underglaze blue with a qilin on one side and a phoenix on the other, separated by tall flowering trees all between borders of key-fret at the neck and foot. A band of pine needles encircles the interior of the mouth.
16½ in. (42 cm.) high, wood stand
Hartman Trading Corporation, New York, November 1967.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Mayer.
The Robert B. Mayer Family Collection.
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On loan: High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia, 1976-1982.
Bayley Museum of Art, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1982-1995.
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