A VERY RARE BLUE AND WHITE 'FLORAL' VASE YONGZHENG MARK AND PERIOD
PROPERTY FROM AN AUSTRIAN COLLECTION
A VERY RARE BLUE AND WHITE 'FLORAL' VASE
YONGZHENG MARK AND PERIOD
清雍正 青花纏枝花卉紋荸薺瓶 《大清雍正年製》款
of compressed globular shape, rising from a splayed foot and tapering to a tall cylindrical neck, the exterior densely painted in varying shades of deep blue with large floral blooms, including lotus, peony and chrysanthemum, each borne on undulating stems bearing lush foliage, all below a frieze enclosing a foliate scroll encircling the rim, the foot bordered with a classic scroll band, the base inscribed with a six-character reign mark within a double-circle
Height 20 cm, 7⅞ in.
The vase is in overall very good condition.
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