A FINE LARGE DOUCAI JARDINIERE QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
- 23.2cm., 9 1/8 in.
A Qianlong doucai jardiniere of this design, in the Shanghai Museum, is illustrated in Selected Ceramics from the Mr. and Mrs. J.M. Hu, Shanghai, 1989, pl. 68; and another is included in Sekai toji zenshu, Tokyo, 1983, pls. 94-95, with a detail of the base, showing the Qianlong seal mark. A similar unmarked example is published in Chinese Ceramics in the Idemitsu Collection, Tokyo, 1987, pl. 947; one was sold in our New York rooms, 28th May 1991, lot 297; and another was sold in our Hong Kong rooms, 29th November 1979, lot 265.