A blue and white porcelain ginger jar  Kangxi period
Lot 989
A blue and white porcelain ginger jar
Kangxi period
US$ 1,500 - 2,000
£1,100 - 1,500

Fine Asian Works of Art

18 Dec 2017, 11:00 PST

San Francisco

Lot Details
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A blue and white porcelain ginger jar
Kangxi period
Of ovoid form, the exterior walls painted in washes and outlines of brilliant cobalt blue with two opposing reserves, each framing a mythical beast on rocks, emerging from crashing waves, separated by leafy chrysanthemum and lotus flower, all below a circular 'saw-tooth' band, the recessed base centered with a double ring in underglaze blue; fitted with a reticulated wood cover.
8 3/8in (21.3cm) high excluding wood cover

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Estate of Theodora Lang, granddaughter of Hamm's Brewing founder Theodore Hamm, St. Paul, Minnesota
    Jeremy Moore Antiques, Minneapolis, Minnesota, acquired 2006
    Collection of Brooks & Dorothy Cofield
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