13 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 10,625
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A BLUE AND WHITE MOONFLASK, BIANHU
Of circular shape with a spreading rectangular base and a garlic neck, flanked by moulded scrolling handles with ruyi-head terminals, each side painted in rich cobalt blue with eight panels enclosing the 'Eight Buddhist Emblems', bajixiang, radiating from a stylised flowerhead, the sides painted with a narrow band of leafy scrolls issuing blossoms, the neck and mouth with bands of ruyi and hanging pendants
12¾ in. (32.3 cm.) high
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