1844
1844
A GILT-DECORATED BROWN-GROUND ARCHAISTIC 'HU' VASE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
100,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 250,000 HKD
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1844
A GILT-DECORATED BROWN-GROUND ARCHAISTIC 'HU' VASE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
100,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 250,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A GILT-DECORATED BROWN-GROUND ARCHAISTIC 'HU' VASE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
of pear shape supported on a tall foot, the rich brown glazed globular body pencilled in gold with a pair of archaic taotie masks flanked by two further mythical masks, reserved on a leiwan ground between bands of pendant and upright leaf lappets, all below a further band of taotie masks at the flared mouth, the interior and base glazed white
Quantity: 1
20.5 cm., 8 in.
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Provenance

J.P. Morgan Collection, no. 1504.
Christie's London, 6th November 2007, lot 197.

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