15 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,750
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,500
A BLUE AND WHITE GU VASE, KANGXI (1662-1722)
the top and the bottom sections painted with birds, butterflies and insects amongst leafy blossoming sprays issuing from ornamental rocks, the central section with a band of peony sprays, stylised leaf mark to base -- 17 5/8in. (44.8cm.) high.
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