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    Sale 12555

    The Imperial Sale / Important Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    1 June 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 3335

    A RARE SMALL FLAMBE-GLAZED PEAR-SHAPED VASE

    QIANLONG INCISED SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)

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    A RARE SMALL FLAMBE-GLAZED PEAR-SHAPED VASE
    QIANLONG INCISED SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
    The vase is potted with a compressed globular body raised on a splayed foot ring and rising to a tall and slender neck, covered overall with a thick glaze of crushed raspberry tone with streaks of purple and blue and thinning to a mushroom on the mouth rim, the base is covered with a mottled café-au-lait glaze.
    6 5/8 in. (16.9 cm.) high, Japanese wood box


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    Provenance

    A Japanese private collection, acquired in the 1980s


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A JAPANESE COLLECTOR