11 mai 2009

A small blue and white ewer or wine pot with domed cover, Kangxi

A small blue and white ewer or wine pot with domed cover, Kangxi Decorated with loop handle; the oviform body depicting four 'Long Elizas' beside two large arrangements of flowers; the base with underglaze blue Yu (jade) character and the remains of a Chait Galleries label. 14cm (5½in) high. (2). Estimate: £1,800 - 2,000 Footnote: For a comparable ewer, see page 66 of 'Chinesisches Porzellan/Museum fur Kunsthandwerk, Frankfurt am Main' by Gunhild Gabbert (1977). Bonhams. Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 11 May... [Lire la suite]