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Pair of Transitional / Early Kangxi Blue and White Hexagonal Jars

Chinese 17th century late Transitional early Kangxi pair of hexagonal blue and white vases.
Each side is painted with flowers including, Chrysanthemum, Peonies, Prunus, Irises and lotus. the flowers are all emblematic representing months and various character traits.
The vases have the refinement of the painting associated with Kangxi but also the spontaneity of the Transitional period. These were probably made at the start of Kangxi when it was still I The Transitional period. The flat base being a sign of this.
They are very well potted and painted with excellent decoration and a definite pair.
Excellent pair of vases
Overall very good although a small y shaped hair crack to the neck of one as shown in the photograph
Item Number 5704

£2850.00

Material Porcelain
Age c. 1662
Dimensions Height 16.00 cm  (6.30 inches)