An underglazed blue double gourd shape vase

Underglazed blue and white porcelain
China
Wanli Emperor period (1573-1619)
Ming
Height : 31 cm
Collection of Robert de Billy (former ambassador of France in Japan and friend of Marcel Proust)

The vase with a square shape and with each side decorated with two of the Eight Daoist Immortals.

HARRISON-HALL Jessica - Ming Ceramics in the British Museum