A Wucai and Underglaze Blue "Qilin Songzi" Pattern Jar


Qing Dynasty
Height: 23cm

Unglazed ring foot rises to gently curved and shouldered walls, slightly constricting to a flared lip, central scene of children parading with a qilin in strong wucai colors against a white background, painted in expressive style, flanked at foot with lotus scroll and at neck with classic scroll with lotus leaf crown.