London, South Kensington
16 May 2014
TWO POWDER BLUE ROULEAU VASES
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
Each vase is reserved on the powder blue ground decorated with a panel enclosing a scene from the 'Xi Xiang Ji', Romance of the Western Chamber, where an attendant holding a letter sits on a branch overhanging a river, below a pavilion with Ying Ying and another panel enclosing ducks at a river bank.
10 in. (25.5 cm.) high
With Spink & Son, Ltd., London, 1980s.
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