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    Sale 2711

    The Imperial Sale, Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 May 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1888

    A RARE GUAN-TYPE COMPRESSED BOTTLE VASE

    Price Realised  

    A RARE GUAN-TYPE COMPRESSED BOTTLE VASE
    YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-1735)

    The well-potted compressed globular body supported on a slightly spreading foot and tall waisted neck flaring towards the rim, covered overall with a pale ash-grey glaze of even tone suffused with a network of brown and lighter crackling, the base similarly glazed and the footing applied with a brown wash
    8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm.) high, Japanese wood box


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    Provenance

    Ken un sho Collection, Japan