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    Sale 2269

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    19 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 733

    A PAIR OF LARGE COPPER-RED-DECORATED BOTTLE VASES

    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF LARGE COPPER-RED-DECORATED BOTTLE VASES
    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
    Each with a globular body tapering towards the tall slender neck, painted in underglaze red with three crouching mythical beasts, two facing forward and one with head turned backwards, the base unglazed
    16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) high (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection