30 March 2005
Property from the Saint Louis Art Museum, Sold to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund*
A YELLOW-GLAZED INCISED BOTTLE VASE
JIAQING INCISED SEAL MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1796-1820)
Incised with five-clawed dragons amidst clouds and flames above a band of waves encircling the base and below a band of ruyi heads around the mouth rim; together with a copper-red-glazed bottle vase, 18th century, with apocryphal Xuande mark
11 5/8 and 10 7/8 in. (29.5 and 27.6 cm.) high (2)
Yellow vase: George D. Pratt Collection.
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