• Important Chinese Ceramics and auction at Christies

    Sale 2731

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    1 December 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2045

    A ROCK CRYSTAL 'DRAGON' VASE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROCK CRYSTAL 'DRAGON' VASE
    QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY

    Of archaic gu-form, well carved in high relief with chi dragons clambering up and down the angular sides, the transparent material nearly flawless
    6 3/4 in. (17.2 cm.) high, box


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    Provenance

    Previously sold at Christie's Hong Kong, 30 April 1995, lot 561