3668
3668

PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

A BLUE AND WHITE 'THREE FRIENDS' JARLET
MARK AND PERIOD OF YONGZHENG
Estimate
600,000800,000
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3668

PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

A BLUE AND WHITE 'THREE FRIENDS' JARLET
MARK AND PERIOD OF YONGZHENG
Estimate
600,000800,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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Hong Kong

A BLUE AND WHITE 'THREE FRIENDS' JARLET
MARK AND PERIOD OF YONGZHENG
of ovoid form with rounded tapered sides supported on a recessed base, surmounted by a waisted neck and lipped mouthrim, the exterior finely painted with the 'Three Friends of Winter', prunus, bamboo and pine, between double line borders above and below, the shoulder collared with a classic scroll and the neck picked out with detached clouds, the base inscribed with a six-character reign mark within a double circle
8 cm, 3 1/4  in.
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Provenance

Sotheby's Hong Kong, 4th November 1997, lot 1446.

Catalogue Note

A closely related jarlet in the S.C. Ko Tianminlou collection, is illustrated in Liu Liang-yu, A Survey of Chinese Ceramics, vol. 5, Taipei, 1991, p. 90 (top left); one was included in the Hong Kong Oriental Ceramic Society Exhibition of Chinese Blue and White Porcelain, City Museum and Art Gallery, Hong Kong, 1975, cat. no. 108; another was sold at Christie’s Hong Kong, 19th January 1988, lot 316, and again in these rooms, 8th October 2008, lot 2563; and a fourth example from the Hosokawa collection was sold in these rooms, 8th October 2014, lot 3120.

Important Chinese Art

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Hong Kong