18 September 2003
AN UNUSUAL GLAZED MOLDED PEAR-SHAPED VASE
Of thinly potted oval section, the body divided into eight lobes and molded in high relief on both sides with a lotus plant, the upper leaves joining on the narrow sides to form a pair of pinched handles, the foot molded in imitation of a stand with shaped apron, all in thin green, yellow and pale blue glaze on a white slip
7 3/8in. (18.7cm.) high
George Eumorfopoulos Collection.
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R. L. Hobson, The Catalogue of the George Eumorfopoulos Collection of Chinese, Corean and Persian Pottery and Porcelain, vol. 6, London, 1928, no. F268.
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MR. AND MRS. JAMES E. BREECE III
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