19 mai 2009

A 'Ru-type' archaistic pear-shaped vase, hu, Yongzheng seal mark and of the period

A 'Ru-type' archaistic pear-shaped vase, hu, Yongzheng seal mark and of the period Of facetted pear shape rising from a tall splayed foot, the gently waisted neck flanked by two cylindrical handles, moulded with horizontal ridges around the body, covered all over with a pale green crackled glaze, wood stand. 35.4cm (14in) high. (2). Sold for £90,000 Provenance: an English private collectionPurchased in Asia in the 1980sNote: The glaze of the arrow vase is based on a Song Dynasty prototype and the form is inspired by... [Lire la suite]