Lot 150: PAIR OF COPPER-RED DECORATED BLUE AND WHITE VASES 21.5cm high
08 November 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
PAIR OF COPPER-RED DECORATED BLUE AND WHITE VASES
of ovoid shape with broad shoulders and slightly tapering body, decorated with undulating lotus scrolls, the stems and leaves in underglaze blue and the flower-heads in bright overglaze copper-red, the base with apocryphal Qianlong seal mark (2)
- The vases have been examined under UV light and do not show any sign of restoration
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Acquired from Bonhams, Edinburgh.