A Massive and Rare Doucai Hu Vase, 19th Century
Supported on a splayed foot, with a globular body rising to a curved neck and opening to a flared everted rim, profusely decorated throughout, with vibrant serpentine dragons amidst scrolling lotus over the body and neck, the registers divided by four ornate banded borders, including a key fret band and a repeating ruyi head border, with repeated bands at the base and beneath the rim
height 22.6" — 57.5 cm.
six character Qianlong mark 青花六字乾隆款
Department: Asian Art