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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 623

    A FLAMBÉ-GLAZED VASE, HU

    GUANGXU INCISED SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)

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    A FLAMBÉ-GLAZED VASE, HU
    GUANGXU INCISED SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)
    The vase is of square pear form with a quatrefoil rim and is applied to the neck with two lug handles. It is covered in a rich flambé glaze of dark red tone, streaked with blue and thinning to a pale mushroom tone at the extremities.
    11 ¾ in. (30 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Property from a Private Swiss Collection.
    Christie's London, 14 June 2001, lot 342.