15 September 2016
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A FAMILLE VERTE ZUN-FORM VASE
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
The compressed bulbous midsection is painted with upturned ruyi heads above two stylized masks painted on the lower section, both registers accentuated with flanges. The trumpet-shaped neck is decorated with upturned lappets and on the interior of the mouth with a border of four quatrefoil panels of birds perched on prunus branches.
8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm.) high, wood stand
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1919 (Rogers Fund).
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