Lot 506
  • 506

A PEACHBLOOM-GLAZED BEEHIVE-FORM WATERPOT KANGXI MARK AND PERIOD

Estimate
20,000 - 30,000 USD
Sold
50,000 USD
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Description

  • Porcelain
  • Diameter 5 in., 12.7 cm 
finely potted of classic domed 'taibai zun' form, the slightly tapered sides rising to a rounded shoulder and short waisted neck below a lipped mouth-rim, the exterior evenly applied overall save for the rim and base with a glaze of deep rose shading to grayish-rose and mottled with raspberry tinged flecks, the body further faintly incised with three stylized archaistic dragon roundels, the recessed base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue in three columns

Provenance

Collection of Sidney T. Cook (1910-1964), and thence by descent. 
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