654
654
A FAHUA MEIPING
MING DYNASTY, 16TH CENTURY 
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 56,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT
654
A FAHUA MEIPING
MING DYNASTY, 16TH CENTURY 
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 56,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A FAHUA MEIPING
MING DYNASTY, 16TH CENTURY 
glazed in aubergine, turquoise and yellow reserved against a deep blue ground, depicting a sage drifting towards a pavilion enshrouded in clouds approached by an attendant carrying a wrapped qin, between a ruyi-collar enclosing lotus blossoms at the shoulder and a lappet band below, the interior applied with a yellow glaze, Japanese wood box (2)
Height 11 1/4  in., 28.6 cm 
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Provenance

Collection of Edson Bradley (1852-1935).
Collection of J. Insley Blair (1870-1939).

Literature

The J. Insley Blair Collection of Chinese Porcelain, New York, 1925, pl. VIII, cat. no. 25.

Catalogue Note

Another vase of this type and subject from the Qing court collection, now housed in the Palace Museum, Beijing, is illustrated in Gugong bowuyuan cang wenwu zhenpin daxi: za you cai, su sancai / The Complete Collection of Treasures in the Palace Museum: Miscellaneous Enameled Porcelains, Plain Tricolored Porcelains, Shanghai, 2009, cat. no. 234.

Important Chinese Art

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New York