CATALOGUE NUMBER 1394
FAMILLE VERTE ROULEAU VASE
KANGXI PERIOD (1661-1722)
Height: 18 ¼ inches
Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York
Famille verte porcelain rouleau vase, of fine form with ribbed cylindrical neck with upturned lips, slightly sloping shoulder, and broad cylindrical body resting upon a short pedestal foot with recessed underfoot. Decorated with two large rectangular panels filled with flowers and rockery set upon a red flowerhead and tendril ground. With additional smaller pomegranate and leaf shaped reserves filled with additional floral designs and carp and seaweed; the shoulder with ovular reserves filled with butterflies set upon a flower-strewn seeded green ground; the neck decorated with phoenix medallions. The underfoot is glazed white.