MARK AND PERIOD OF QIANLONG
A closely related example was sold in our London rooms, 10th November 2004, lot 665; and another was sold in our New York rooms, 20th March 2002, lot 229.
Qianlong vases of this type are more commonly known with the underglaze blue design filled in with green enamel; see one published in Porcelains of the National Palace Museum. Enamelled Ware of the Ch'ing Dynasty, vol. II, Taipei, 1969, pl. 13; and another from the Edward T. Chow collection sold in these rooms, 19th May 1981, lot 537.
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