A Chinese imari pot-pourri jar. Kangxi period.
Of pear-shape, finely painted with large lotus, chrysanthemum and lily blooms growing on gilt-enriched underglazed blue stems with curling iron-red leaves.
- Period :
- Kangxi (1662-1722)
- 18 cm
- Reference :
For an identical pot-pourri (with its cover), see Christie’s New-York, The Benjamin F. Edwards III Collection of Chinese Export Porcelain, 22 janvier 2002, lot 108.
Probably made after a silver model for the French market.