• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7581

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    13 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 237

    A FINELY CARVED CELADON-GLAZED VASE, YUHUCHUNPING

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FINELY CARVED CELADON-GLAZED VASE, YUHUCHUNPING
    18TH CENTURY
    With pear-shaped body, slender neck and flaring rim supported on a short slightly spreading foot, decorated with a classic wide band of lotus flowers and scrolling foliage between a band of lappets above the foot and hanging pendants to the shoulder, the neck with upright stiff leaves above key-fret, covered in an attractive pale celadon glaze
    13¾ in. (35 cm.) high


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.