21 - 22 June 2016
VASE ARCHAISANT EN BRONZE, GU
CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, XVIIEME-XVIIIEME SIECLE
The lobed vase is finely cast simulating overlapping petals, and the central knop is decorated with two coiled chilong amongst cloud scrolls. The base is cast with an apocryphal Xuande six-character mark.
10 5/8 in. (27 cm.) high
Collection of the late Laurent Kadé (1933-1990), France, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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A similar vase, dated Kangxi period, was sold in Christie's, King Street, London, 12 May 2009, lot 130.
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A BRONZE ARCHAISTIC 'CHILONG' VASE, GUCHINA, QING DYNASTY, 17TH-18TH CENTURY
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