London, South Kensington
16 May 2014
TWO SIMILAR BLUE AND WHITE OVOID JARS AND RELATED COVERS
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
Each is painted with roundels of ladies at leisure in interiors and fenced gardens, reserved on a moulded fluted ground beneath sprays of foliage. The covers are similarly decorated. Each with an apocryphal Jiajing six-character mark to the base.
9? in. (23.7 cm.) high
With Gallery De Luifel, Hilversum, acquired in 1989 during the Kunst- en Antiekbeurs, BREDA, the Netherlands.
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Please note the title for this lot should read two similar jars and related covers and not as described in the printed catalogue.
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