9 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,500
A pair of blue and white bottle vases, Kangxi (1662-1722)
each of a globular form rising to the tall waisted neck with a compressed globular section below the flared rim, painted with quatrefoil cartouches enclosing precious objects alternating with pink and aster sprays, flanked by floral sprays, the neck with blue ground floral spray bands between floral sprays, the foot with a triangular pattern band -- 7½in. (19cm.) high. (2)
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