15 September 2016
This lot is offered without a reserve
AN UNUSUAL BLUE AND WHITE MEIPING
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
The body is decorated in imitation of Ming-dynasty 'heaping and piling' with a broad band of leafy lotus scroll and grasses. The foot and shoulder are encircled by further leafy scroll. The base is inscribed with an apocryphal Xuande mark.
6 ¾ in. (17.2 cm.) high
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1917 (Rogers Fund).
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