View full screen - View 1 of Lot 37. A fine blue and white octagonal 'lingzhi' jarlet, Mark and period of Yongzheng | 清雍正 青花靈芝紋八棱小罐 《大清雍正年製》款.
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A fine blue and white octagonal 'lingzhi' jarlet, Mark and period of Yongzheng | 清雍正 青花靈芝紋八棱小罐 《大清雍正年製》款

A fine blue and white octagonal 'lingzhi' jarlet, Mark and period of Yongzheng | 清雍正 青花靈芝紋八棱小罐 《大清雍正年製》款

A fine blue and white octagonal 'lingzhi' jarlet, Mark and period of Yongzheng | 清雍正 青花靈芝紋八棱小罐 《大清雍正年製》款

A fine blue and white octagonal 'lingzhi' jarlet

Mark and period of Yongzheng

清雍正 青花靈芝紋八棱小罐 《大清雍正年製》款


each facet delicately painted with a lingzhi branch, all below a band encircling the waisted neck picked out with detached florets, the recessed base inscribed with a six-character reign mark

9.1 cm

The jarlet is in good overall condition.

整體品相良好。


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A closely related jarlet in the Palace Museum, Beijing is illustrated in Gugong Bowuyuan cang Qingdai yuyao ciqi [Porcelain from the Qing dynasty imperial kilns in the Palace Museum], vol. 1, pt. II, Beijing, 2005, pl. 26; another is published in Sun Qi, Minjian liusan wenwu jianding [Connoisseurship of scattered cultural relics], Beijing, 1993, p. 96 (centre left). See also a pair sold in these rooms, 2nd May 2000, lot 671.


For the Ming inspiration of this design, see an early 15th-century lobed jarlet with floral decoration, from the Enid and Brodie Lodge collection, illustrated in William Bowyer Honey, The Ceramic Art of China and Other Countries of the Far East, London, 1944, pl. 87.