A Chinese “Chrysanthemum” salt cellar. Kangxi
Decorated in underglaze blue, shaped to the top as a chrysanthemum, the moulded petals painted with flowers, supported on a wide pierced base decorated with further flowers.
- Period :
- Kangxi (1662-1722)
- 3.14 in. / 2.36 in. (8.5 cm / 6 cm)
- Reference :
For a pair of identical salt cellars, see Christie’s Paris, Asian Art, 20 may 2010, lot 27