London, South Kensington
6 September 2007
A Chinese blue and white baluster vase, Kangxi (1662-1722)
of slender baluster form, with high shoulders rising to the waisted neck and galleried rim, painted with spiralling lappet panels enclosing foliate lotus sprays reserved on an underglaze blue ground, with zigzag cross hatched bands on the rim, shoulder and above the foot -- 16 3/16in. (41.1cm.) high.
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