Robustly potted with shallow rounded sides supported on three sturdy and protruding feet, the vessel is molded and carved around the sides with peony flowers borne on a continuous leafy scroll. The glaze shows expressive crazing and an even celadon hue, the underside of the feet and bottom center are left unglazed.
Shape: Tripod censer shape
Weight: 2,052 grams
Dimensions: diameter is 22 cm
Condition: excellent condition with minor traces of wear and age
Provenance: from an American private estate – acquired prior to the 1960s in Hong Kong
Auction result comparison: for a related ‘Peony’ tripod see Sotheby’s, FINE CHINESE CERAMICS & WORKS OF ART, 08 OCTOBER 2008, HONG KONG, Lot 2519.
重量： 2,052 克
品相：保存極好，輕微磨損與年代痕跡with minor traces of wear and age