13 novembre 2010

A rare 'simulated stone' vase. Daoguang seal mark and of the period

A rare 'simulated stone' vase. Daoguang seal mark and of the period © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd  The ovoid body rising to the high shoulders and tall slightly waisted neck with a flared rim, the neck flanked by a pair of lingzhi fungus handles, supported on a slightly splayed foot, the exterior covered with a variegated 'stone' decoration possibly simulating marble, the interior of the neck and the base turquoise glazed, box. 28.3cm (11⅛in) high (2). Sold for £26,400 Provenance: Professor Max Esterer,... [Lire la suite]