Lot 163
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A CELADON, COPPER-RED AND UNDERGLAZE-BLUE YEN-YEN VASE QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD

Estimate
15,000 - 20,000 USD
Sold
43,750 USD
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Description

  • Height 17 3/4  in., 45.1 cm
the body of baluster form rising to a trumpet neck with everted rim, boldly painted in strong tones of underglaze blue and red with a scene of a traveling immortal and acolyte riding on a donkey, approaching a local with a basket of lingzhi who points the way, a grove of pine trees with a pair of cranes overhead, all against a lustrous celadon ground, the base with double circles in underglaze blue 

Provenance

Sotheby's Hong Kong, 27th April 2003, lot 155.
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