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    Sale 7621

    A Private English Collection of White Jade Carvings & Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    4 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 207

    A MING-STYLE BLUE AND WHITE VASE, MEIPING

    UNDERGLAZE BLUE QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    A MING-STYLE BLUE AND WHITE VASE, MEIPING
    UNDERGLAZE BLUE QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
    The vase is potted with a broad shoulder and waisted neck, the exterior painted in deep shades of blue with simulated 'heaping and piling', with six fruit and flower-sprays arranged in two registers, comprising lychee, peach, pomegranate, peony, prunus and lotus, above a band of upright plantain leaves at the foot, ten petal panels below the neck painted with four floral sprays
    13¼ in. (34.7 cm.) high


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    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium


    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1950s


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY