Lot 77: Large yellow sgraffito ground porcelain vase
22 October 2016
Sarzana (SP), ItalyLive Auction
dating: 19th Century
Oval, long body, convex neck and flared border; sgraffito, yellow body featuring four frames: two, bigger ones on the body and two smaller ones on the neck, depicting famille rose figures in different landscapes. The sides are provided with two, dog-shaped handles holding two, big rings in their mouth; under the handles are two, finely painted medals featuring two holy men. The medals presumably refer to the decorations made in the Yongzheng perios. See Christie's, SALE 3322 â€“ THE IMPERIAL SALE / IMPORTANT CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART; 28 May 2014, Hong Kong; lot. 3320.
dimensions: height 45.5 cm.