Large blue-and-white brush pot with design of human figures

Kang Xi period in Qing Dynasty (1662-1722)
Height with lid 22cm, diameter of mouth 19.4cm, diameter of bottom 18.3cm

This brush pot has a straight mouth and a round flat bottom. drama-story pictures were depicted around the body, with rocks, flowers and trees in between. Its body is delicate, the glaze is crystal and white, the blue-and-white color appears pure and bright. It is a typical object in mid-Kang Xi period. The pictures were painted in the technique of layers painting, and the figures were painted in slightly wavy strokes. It is in clear multiple levels, with thin and powerful lines, and the figures are vivid and natural.