15 - 16 March 2015
PROPERTY FROM THE RALPH W. CHANEY FAMILY COLLECTION
A RARE BLUE AND WHITE 'FLOWER SCROLL' ZHADOU
QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
The vessel is delicately painted in underglaze blue with simulated 'heaping and piling' on the bulbous body with a narrow band of composite flower scroll between borders of ruyi heads and key fret above and petal lappets below, and on the flared neck with further composite flower scroll below a pendent trefoil border.
3 ¼ in. (8.2 cm.) high
Dr. Ralph W. Chaney (1890-1971) Collection.
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