BLUE & WHITE FLATTENED AND CIRCULAR TEAPOT AND COVER
CATALOGUE NUMBER 0078
BLUE & WHITE FLATTENED AND
CIRCULAR TEAPOT AND COVER
KANGXI PERIOD (1661-1722)
Height: 6 ¼ inches
Berwald Oriental Art, London, 1997
A blue and white wine pot and cover of a very rare flattened foliate form, with a quatrefoil base, top rim and inner rim of cover. The front, back and cover molded and painted with a decoration of |overlaid stylized blooms, surrounded by flowering branches. The curved sides are vigorously painted with vines, and the spout, handle and base with stylized leaves.