Square vase

LL 6689


Square vase with straight sides, slightly tapering, flattened shoulders, and cylindrical neck with slightly spreading mouth. On the sides and neck are designs painted in famille verte enamels on the biscuit. On the sides, rockery, peony, chrysanthemum, peach, and lotus designs in a green ground. On the shoulder, lily sprays; and on the neck, rockery, peach, and birds. Apocryphal mark of the Chenghua period in blue in a sunk panel but of a later date.