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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 203

    A POWDER BLUE AND GILT HEXAGONAL VASE, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A POWDER BLUE AND GILT HEXAGONAL VASE, 18TH CENTURY
    decorated to the front with pagodas and lines of calligraphy, the neck with prunus sprays, the sides and the reverse inscribed with the poem Tengwang Ge Xu (Preface to the Prince of Teng's Pavillon) by the Tang poet Wang Bo -- 21in. (53.4cm.) high.


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