15.000 - 20.000
30 September 2020
Hammer PriceRegister to access this information.
Fahua glazed ceramic
Relief and polychrome decoration in turquoise, white and ochre
Depicting the Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove on a landscape with rocks, pine trees and cloud scrolls
Shoulder decorated with the eight Taoist symbols on a ruyi frieze and neck with vaporous clouds
Decorated near the base with a large petal lappet band enclosing inverted lotus buds
Domed cover with two peonies sprays and insects
Ming Dynasty, late 15th, early 16th century
(cover restored; losses to the glazing)
Height: 42 cm
Anthony du Boulay, Christie's Pictorical History of Chinese Ceramics, pp.174-177.