Chinese porcelain transitional wucai baluster jar and cover
Category: Chinese Ceramics
Subcategory: 17th Century Enquire
Chinese porcelain transitional wucai baluster jar and cover painted in coloured enamels, iron-red and underglaze blue with two dragons in pursuit of flaming pearls alternating with phoenixes, all amongst clouds and flames, the cover matching
(The jar in perfect condition, the knop with some glaze loss; possible minor colour infill)
* From the property of a Dutch lady of title resident in Indonesia and acquired before 1975. The somewhat matt condition of the enamels suggests burial.