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    Sale 2389

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 November 2007, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1732

    A RARE PAIR OF GREEN-GLAZED VASES

    Price Realised  

    A RARE PAIR OF GREEN-GLAZED VASES
    GUANGXU INCISED SIX-CHARACTER MARKS AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)

    Each of lobed quatrefoil section, moulded with two octagonal bracket-lobed panels enclosing incised decoration of a pair of dragons confronted on a 'flaming pearl' on one side and with carp on the other, applied with a pair of animal-mask handles suspending integral rings below the waisted neck, all covered with a rich green glaze
    5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    The Yangzhitang Collection, sold at Christie's Singapore, 30 March 1997, lot 314


    Exhibited

    Imperial Porcelain of Late Qing from the Kwan Collection, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1983, Catalogue no. 151
    Imperial Porcelain of Late Ch'ing from the Kwan Collection, National Museum of History, Taipei, 1985, Catalogue no. 151