20 - 21 March 2014
A COPPER-RED AND UNDERGLAZE BLUE-DECORATED CELADON-GROUND BEAKER VASE
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
The trumpet-shaped neck, bulbous middle section, and spreading foot are decorated with shaped rectangular panels depicting immortals and figural landscape scenes executed in underglaze blue with faint copper-red details. The panels are surrounded by carved peony scroll covered in a celadon glaze of pale olive-green color.
18 1/8 in. (46 cm.) high
Bluett & Sons Ltd., London, 1985.
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