About the dealer

Open by appointment and at fairs

About the object

China
Circa   1640

Painted with figures under a willow tree, the cover embossed with foliate scrolls and carrying a figural finial, the handle with engraved mount and shell thumb piece, the spout embossed with an acanthus band and dragon.

Literature
For a similar mounted Transitional porcelain ewer see LunSingh Scheulleer, Chinessisched und Japanisches Porzellan in European Fassungen, Braunschweig, 1980, plate 218, cat. no. 94 

Stock Code   1591

Dimensions   24.50cm high