Rare Chinese Red Ground Famille Verte Porcelain Rouleau Vase

Kangxi period, late 17th century

Description

Decorated with floral roundels set upon a floal and tendril ground with chilin archaic dragons).
All painted in deep and vibant enamels.
Kangxi period, ca: late 17th century
Height: 18 inches  (45.5 cms)
Similar and related examples: Fonthill Collection, England; the Gulbenkian Collection, Lisbon; and the former Leonard Gow Collection, Glasgow.  A beaker with this type of decoration is in the Palace Museum, Beijing, 2000, Vol. 36, Pl. 36.

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