27 November 2013
A FINE COPPER-RED GLAZED COMPRESSED BOTTLE VASE
QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
The vase is finely potted with a compressed globular body supported on a splayed foot, rising to a long cylindrical neck, covered overall on the exterior with an even, slightly mottled copper red glaze. The interior and base are covered with a transparent glaze.
8 7/8 in. (22.7 cm.) high, box
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Compare with two similar vases of Qianlong marks and period, one sold at Christie's New York, 22 March 2007, lot 412, the other sold at Christie's New York, 23 March 1995, lot 386.
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