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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 171

    A CHINESE TRANSPARENT BLUE GLASS FACETED BOTTLE VASE

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE TRANSPARENT BLUE GLASS FACETED BOTTLE VASE
    18TH CENTURY
    The bulbous body cut with twelve fluted facets which continue on the foot ring and the tall cylindrical neck as plain facets which are beveled at the edge, the glass of deep rich tone, the base incised with a four-character Qianlong mark
    9 ½ in. (24.1 cm.) high


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    Compare the similar vase from the collection of Walter and Phyllis Shorenstein, included in the exhibition, A Chorus of Colors, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, 1995, p. 76, no. 45.

    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's New York 19 September 2006, lot 6.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A MIDWESTERN COLLECTOR