13 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 10,000
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
A FINELY CARVED CELADON-GLAZED VASE, YUHUCHUNPING
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
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