CATALOGUE NUMBERS 0140 & 0141
PAIR OF BLUE & WHITE LOTUS-FORM TEAPOTS AND COVERS
KANGXI PERIOD (1661-1722)
Height: 4 inches
Marchant, Ltd., London, 1998
S. Marchant & Son, Two Hundred Year of Chinese Porcelain, 1522- 1722, London, June 1998, no. 61
A pair of blue and white lotus-form teapots and covers, painted on the eight molded petals with flowering plants, including magnolia, peony, lotus, poppy, chrysanthemum, camellia and aster, the foot and shoulder shaped with further petals, the handle and the spout with aster sprays and the foot calyx-shaped, the cover in the form of a pod.