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    Sale 7720

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    12 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 115

    A SMALL YELLOW GLASS FLUTED BOTTLE VASE

    QIANLONG INCISED FOUR-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-95)

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL YELLOW GLASS FLUTED BOTTLE VASE
    QIANLONG INCISED FOUR-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-95)
    The fluted slightly compressed globular body with a tall neck, all supported on a high, straight foot, the glass of a rich opaque yellow tone
    6 in. (15 cm.) high


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    Compare an identical fluted yellow glass bottle, also dating to the Qianlong period, in the Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, illustrated by Claudia Brown & Donald Rabiner, Clear as Crystal, Red as Flame - Later Chinese Glass, 1990, New York, fig. 39, p. 75

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