Lot 346
  • 346

A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE 'FISH' JAR MING DYNASTY, WANLI PERIOD

Estimate
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
Sold
5,625 GBP
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Description

  • porcelain
  • 34 cm, 13 3/8  in.
the baluster body rising from a hexagonally lobed foot to a short waisted hexagonal neck, painted around the exterior in rich cobalt-blue tones with six fish swimming amidst swirling water, all below a lotus-filled ruyi collar and above a band of lotus lappets

Literature

U. Wiesner, Seladon Swatow Blauweiss/Chinese Ceramics from the Collection of Ignazio Vok, Koln, 1983, pl. 99.
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