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A FINE LARGE BLUE AND WHITE BEAKER VASE, GU

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Estimate: HK$120,000 - HK$180,000
ca. US$15,459 - US$23,189
Price realised:  HK$1,590,000
ca. US$204,844
Lot number 1934, Views: 11

A FINE LARGE BLUE AND WHITE BEAKER VASE, GU
KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK WITHIN DOUBLE-CIRCLES AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1772)
A FINE LARGE BLUE AND WHITE BEAKER VASE, GU KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK WITHIN DOUBLE-CIRCLES AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1772) The vase is sturdily potted with a splayed foot rising steeply to a globular mid-section and under a wide trumpet-shaped mouth. The central bulbous section is painted with sprays of peony and peach blossom dividing two scenes of magpies perched on prunus branches and butterflies in flight amidst fruiting peach tree. 16 1/2 in. (42 cm.) high

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: In Pursuit of Refinement - A Legacy of the YC Chen Collection
Date of the auction: 29 May 2013
Address: Christie's
29 May 2013, Hong Kong, HKCEC Grand Hall