Lot 56: VASE WITH FISHING BOATS
19 November 2016
Vienna, Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Blue-white porcelain. China, late Qing to Republic, presumably 19th to 1st half 20th cent.
Graceful design with curved flared foot, tall neck and wide, curved, flared mouth. On the sides, painting with rocks, trees and two boats with fishermen. Birds in flight, moon and stars, as well as two script characters Ya-wan 雅 玩 meaning "fine pleasure" (referring to the vase) and seal of the manufacturer below. On the neck, geometric borders with ruyi forms in rows above. Very good condition.
HEIGHT 23,3 CM
From an Irish-Czech private collection