CATALOGUE NUMBER 0539
FAMILLE VERTE MOUNTAIN-FORM BRUSHREST
KANGXI PERIOD (1661-1722)
Length: 6 ½ inches
The Chinese Porcelain Company, Ltd., New York, 2001
Concave and crenellated form brush rest comprising of five peaks, otherwise known as the five sacred mountains of China, the tallest in the center, the remaining four symmetrically lower, decorated in famille verte enamels forming a floral ground, a central shaped reserve with a landscape, a butterfly on either side, a similar scene on the back.