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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 634

    A COPPER-RED-GLAZED BOTTLE VASE

    QIANLONG SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    A COPPER-RED-GLAZED BOTTLE VASE
    QIANLONG SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
    The ovoid body tapering towards the cylindrical neck, covered overall with an even glaze of rich ruby-red tone shading to light pink at the edge of the white-glazed mouth rim
    9 in. (22.9 cm.) high, wood stand


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    Compare a slightly larger copper-red-glazed pear-shaped vase with Qianlong mark, sold Sotheby's, New York, 20 September 2000, lot 123.

    Provenance

    Acquired 1920-1948.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN OLD NEW YORK COLLECTION