16 September 2016
A VERY RARE SMALL WHITE-GLAZED RELIEF-DECORATED DOUBLE-GOURD VASE
YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-1735)
The vase is relief-decorated under a white glaze with a leafy, gourd-hung vine that extends around the sides below the neck.
7 in. (17.8 cm.) high
Frank Caro, New York, 1963.
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Compare the Yongzheng-period blue and white vase of similar proportions, size, and design, but lacking the relief decoration, sold at Christie's London, 8 November 2011, lot 319.
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