On three short feet, decorated with a scholar, attendant and floral spray, with original paper exhibition label for 'O.C.S 1994 16th. Study Ex.,' and script no. 98.
Provenance: Private UK Collection and by Family Descent Sotheby's, 2nd February 1960, Lot 11. No receipt but itemised in collection notes.
Condition: The underside of the pot with two firing glaze cracks approximately 3.5cm long and 2cm long and other firing faults. Otherwise in very good condition
Dimension: Height: 6.7cm Diameter: 7cm
Exhibited: British Museum, Jessica Harrison-Hall, Research Display of Chinese Sixteenth Century Ceramics, The British Museum and the Oriental Ceramics Society, Oriental Bridge- October and November 1994, case 2a, No. 98, illustrated in the hand list for the exhibition and dated in the catalogue as late 16th -early 17th century.
Published: Oriental Art, Spring 1985, Vol. XXXI No. 1, illustrated figure 3, page 44.