Decorated with a scene from a classic tale with Military figures conversing, situated on a draped terrace of a palace; with Court lady waiting outside.
Kangxi period, ca: late 17th century
Height: 18 ¼ inches(46.3 cm.)
Ex: Private American Collection (Astor, Chandler, and Laughlin families)
A vase of similar form with figures in a land and seascape setting (possibly from the Richard Bennett Collection) is illustrated by Gorer and Blacker:Chinese Porcelain and Hard Stones, 1911, Vol. II, pl. 142.