Lot 83: MEIPING VASE WITH SCHOLARS
19 November 2016
Vienna, Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Blue-white porcelain. China, Qing dynasty
Baluster-shaped body with tall and short, diminutive neck. Around the foot is a frieze with floral-geometric decor, in main field above a finely painted garden landscape with decorative rocks, bamboo, willow, pine, as well as several official scholars with their servant boys, some holding fans or other objects. On the neck are blossoms within a lobed border, resembling ruyi forms. Between them are flaming clouds. The neck also shows rowed leaf motifs. Very good condition.
HEIGHT 37,8 CM
From a German collection