An underglaze-blue, copper-red, and celadon-glazed jar, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period | 清康熙 豆青地青花釉裏紅松下高士圖罐
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An underglaze-blue, copper-red, and celadon-glazed jar
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period
of baluster form, sturdily potted, rising from a spreading foot with recessed base to a broad shoulder and short slightly tapered neck, finely painted around the sides with a continuous scene of a scholar resting under a pine tree facing a young attendant and a deer, the details delineated in underglaze blue, underglaze red, and white slip, all against a celadon ground, wood cover, wood stand (3)
Height 10 ⅜ in., 26.5 cm
In overall good condition. Wear and scattered light scratches to the surface consistent with age. A few firing imperfections including burst glaze bubbles.
Please note that this lot includes a stand, frame or other component made from a type of Chinese hardwood, which, if exported, will require a CITES permit to leave the United States.
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Christie's London, 11th December 1978, lot 55.
Bluett & Sons Ltd., London, 19th September 1980.
Collection of Chia-Shi Lin (1930-2020), and thence by descent.
Bluett & Sons Ltd.，倫敦，1980年9月19日
林教授 (1930-2020) 緣木得魚齋珍藏，此後家族傳承