A BLUE AND WHITE 'SEVEN SCHOLARS IN A GROVE' GARLIC NECK VASE, TRANSITIONAL PERIOD, CIRCA 1640
A BLUE AND WHITE 'SEVEN SCHOLARS IN A GROVE' GARLIC NECK VASE
TRANSITIONAL PERIOD, CIRCA 1640
過渡期 約1640年 青花竹林七賢圖長頸瓶
the compressed globular body rising to a tall slender garlic neck with a slightly flaring rim, finely painted around the exterior in cobalt-blue tones with a verdant landscape hosting seven scholars and an attendant at myriad pursuits, with a collar of floral scrolls encircling the shoulder, the neck with vertical bands of stylized blossoms and foliage
Height 14½ in., 36.8 cm
In overall good condition, with crazing at the mouth. The glaze slightly smoked at the neck. Old labels to the base.
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Collection of Jayme Lea (according to label).
Christie's New York, 22nd September 1987, lot 130.
Jayme Lea 收藏（標籤）
St. Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, 2009-2018 (on loan).