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    Sale 12555

    The Imperial Sale / Important Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    1 June 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 3214

    A LARGE RED-GLAZED PEAR-SHAPED VASE

    YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-1735)

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    A LARGE RED-GLAZED PEAR-SHAPED VASE
    YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-1735)
    The vase is sturdily potted with a globular body rising from a circular foot to a long straight neck, applied to the exterior with an even glaze of raspberry-red tone. The interior and base are covered with a clear glaze.
    15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm.) high, box


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    Provenance

    A Belgiam private collection
    Sold at Sotheby's London, 6 November 2013, lot 328 (one of a
    pair)