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    Sale 2611

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1791

    A FAMILLE ROSE GU-SHAPED VASE

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    A FAMILLE ROSE GU-SHAPED VASE
    HONGXIAN FOUR-CHARACTER MARK WITHIN DOUBLE-SQUARES AND OF THE PERIOD (1915-1916)

    Of archaic gu shape with a narrow neck flaring up to a wide trumpet mouth, supported on a bell-shaped foot, finely enamelled to the central knob with floral scrolls bearing gourds and curly leaves against ruby ground, the neck and spreading foot with a pair of quail beside an ornamental rock and chrysanthemum blooms
    8 1/4 in. (20.9 cm.) high


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