18th Century Chinese Porcelain Blue Glaze Baluster Vase.
A miniature 18th century Chinese porcelain baluster vase with a long slender neck, glazed in a thick but translucent glaze which is blue but has a very slight purple tinge to it.
- The footrim is extensively chipped, but the chips are shallow.
- Height : 7.5 cm (3 inches)
- Allan Gibson Hughes (1889-1938) of Chalfont, The Mount, Shrewsbury. "he (Hughes) bought a small group of small monochromes which came from a lot comprising 46 pieces bought by Bluett's at the Richard Cory sale". See : Provenance, Collectors, Dealers & Scholars, Chinese Ceramics in Britain and America (Roy Davids and Dominic Jellinek, Published by Roy Davids 2011. ISBN 978-0-9570148-0-0) page 245.
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