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453
A BLUE AND WHITE BALUSTER VASE AND A COVER
Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 20,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
453
A BLUE AND WHITE BALUSTER VASE AND A COVER
Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 20,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Inspired: Chinese Art from the Collection of Gerson and Judith Leiber

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New York

A BLUE AND WHITE BALUSTER VASE AND A COVER
Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period
the elongated ovoid body rising from a flared foot to a waisted neck, painted with bright shades of cobalt blue with an elegant lady seated with attendants about her, gaily observing a dancer and a band of musicians on a garden terrace with massive rockwork and palm fronds, a canopy of scrolling clouds above, the neck with sprigs of leafy blossoms and the base with an artemesia leaf mark in underglaze blue within a double circle, the domed and flared cover painted with ladies in a garden terrace and surmounted by a qilin-form knop (2)
Height 19 3/4  in., 50 cm
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Provenance

Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York.

Catalogue Note

Blue and white vases from the Kangxi period with this particular subject were often acquired by western collectors as parts of garniture sets. The scenes painted on this group of vessels are so closely related that they were likely produced in the same workshop.

Inspired: Chinese Art from the Collection of Gerson and Judith Leiber

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New York