CATALOGUE NUMBER 0205
AUBERGINE- & TURQUOISE-GLAZED PEACH-FORM WINE POT
KANGXI PERIOD (1661-1722)
Height: 6 ¼ inches
Marchant, Ltd., London, 2000
An aubergine glaze peach shaped wine pot, the branches forming the handle and spout with the leaves in relief on the body all glazed in turquoise, the glaze falling short of the foot rim revealing the biscuit.
For a wine pot of almost identical form with turquoise glaze peach in the Leverhulme Collection see the Leverhulme Art Collections Vol II, Porcelain and Pottery by R L Hobson color plate 309, which is a record of the collection in the Lady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight, formed by the first Viscount Leverhulme.