26 March 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 27,500
Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000
A RARE RELIEF-DECORATED WHITE-GLAZED BOTTLE VASE
QIANLONG INCISED SEAL MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
With bulbous body finely relief-decorated with large overlapping leaves, the design repeated as a band of smaller leaves on the slightly tapering neck, from which emerge flower buds below the delicately incised, lobed rim
10 in. (25.4 cm.) high
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A nearly identical Qianlong-marked white-glazed vase in the Qing Court Collection, is illustrated in The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum: Monchrome Porcelain, Hong Kong, 1999, p. 127, no. 116.
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