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    Sale 2269

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    19 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 757

    A SMALL COPPER-RED-GLAZED BOTTLE VASE

    YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-1735)

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL COPPER-RED-GLAZED BOTTLE VASE
    YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-1735)
    With compressed body and tall neck, the exterior covered with a glaze of deep crushed strawberry color thinning slightly at the rim
    5 in. (12.7 cm.) high


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    A slightly smaller (9.5 cm.) copper-red bottle of very similar form in the Baur Collection is illustrated by J. Ayers, Chinese Ceramics in the Baur Collection, vol. II, Geneva, 1999, pp. 149, no. 255.

    Provenance

    Stephen Junkunc, III.


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