A large Chinese Imari pot pourri jar and cover. Yongzheng/Qianlong period
The pear-shaped sides painted stalks of chrysanthemum and bamboo alternating with peach-colored vases of flowers standing on blue rockwork, pierced near the rim and again around the top to release the scent.
- Period :
- Yongzheng period (1723-1735) or Qianlong period (1735-1795), ca. 1725/1750
- 9.44 in. (24 cm)
- Reference :
An identical pot-pourri was sold at Christie’s NYC, The Benjamin F. Edwards III Collection of Chinese Export, 22 January 2003, lot 92.