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    Sale 5336

    Chinese Art

    7 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 440

    AN UNUSUAL CRACKLE AND SPLASHED-GLAZED VASE, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN UNUSUAL CRACKLE AND SPLASHED-GLAZED VASE, 19TH CENTURY
    of square baluster form with a flaring square neck, applied on two sides of the shoulder with a tear-shaped handle, the greyish-white glaze widely crackled and decorated with irregular caramel and deep chocolate splashes, the caramel colour splashes continuing in the interior of the neck and in the recessed glazed base -- 11 5/8 in. (29.5 cm.) high


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