A FAMILLE-VERTE 'FIGURAL' ROULEAU VASE QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
20,000 - 30,000 USD
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the cylindrical body richly painted with two large rectangular panels reserved against a scrolling peony ground, one panel with the Eight Daoist Immortals in a landscape of textured rocks, gnarled pine, red-leafed trees, and auspicious animals, a dragon and phoenix appearing in a large plume of qi exhaled by the immortal at the center, the other panel with an official on horseback bidding his son farewell, one attendant leading the horse by the reins and another following behind with supplies, the sloped shoulder with fish and crustaceans in quatrelobed cartouches reserved against a polychrome diaper ground, the neck with two panels of butterflies framed by a scrolling peony ground, a band of green-enameled spirals at the rim, simplified polychrome lappets above the foot, coll. no. 1265.