A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE OVOID JAR AND A DISH
THE JAR CIRCA 1640; THE DISH KANGXI (1662-1722)
The jar decorated with a continuous scene of a gentleman riding a qilin accompanied by boys holding a banner, parasols and flower vases, all on a terrace with plantain leaves; the dish decorated overall with peony blooms on a scale-pattern ground, the rim enamelled with a café-au-lait glaze
The jar 8.7/8 in. (22.5 cm.) high; the dish 14.5/8 in. (37.2 cm.) diam.