An unusual famille-rose jue stand, Seal mark and period of Qianlong | 清乾隆 粉彩黃地錦上添花江山一統爵托 《乾隆年製》款
An unusual famille-rose jue stand
Seal mark and period of Qianlong
清乾隆 粉彩黃地錦上添花江山一統爵托 《乾隆年製》款
the shallow rounded sides rising from four cloud-shaped feet to an everted rim and surmounted by a mountain-shaped support in the centre, brilliantly enamelled with rocks emerging from turbulent waves below a peach on top, encircled by a band of multi-coloured stylised chilong on a yellow sgraffiato ground and a key-fret border at the rim, the exterior decorated with lotus sprays, inscribed to the turquoise-enamelled base with a four-character seal mark in underglaze blue
In good overall condition. There is an extremely faint minute hairline (approx. 0.2 cm) to the rim and the feet have been slightly polished down.
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Sotheby's Hong Kong, 5th November 1996, lot 888.