This is a heavy Chinese Export porcelain jar hand painted with a blue and white lakeside scene and dating to the late 18th century, Qing dynasty.
This is a well potted piece with a very decorative squat shape and a glassy glaze having a blue tinge.
The jar is all hand decorated in a free flowing manner in different shades of cobalt blue, with a fisherman by trees set in a waterside scene with houses, boats and mountains, all between double blue circles and with an upper border pattern around the top of the jar.
Ther are no markings to the base
We date this piece to late 18th century.
Height: 15.63 cm (6.15 in)Diameter: 16.01 cm (6.3 in)
NO Damage, NO Restoration. A few grit inclusions within the glaze from the kiln at the time of making.