• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 294

    A LARGE BRONZE GU VASE, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LARGE BRONZE GU VASE, 17TH CENTURY
    with wide flaring rim and spreading foot, decorated in relief to the body with many sinuous dragons with bi-furcated tails and flowing hair in flight amongst cloud scrolls, a single line of silver wire inlay around the neck of the vase accentuates the rim -- 21 3/8in. (54.3cm.) high.


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