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A blue and white 'scholars' garlic neck vase, China, Transitional period

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 EUR

A blue and white 'scholars' garlic neck vase, China, Transitional period

A blue and white 'scholars' garlic neck vase, China, Transitional period

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 EUR

Lot sold:

6,048

EUR

A blue and white 'scholars' garlic neck vase, China, Transitional period


the compressed globular body rising to a tall slender garlic neck with a slightly flaring rim, finely painted around the exterior in cobalt-blue tones with a landscape hosting scholars and attendant, the neck with vertical bands of stylized blossoms and foliage, gilt-bronze mount

H. 34.1 cm (37.1 cm with the base), 13⅜ in. (14⅝ in.)

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Vase à haut col renflé en porcelaine bleu blanc, Chine, époque Transition


Chine, époque Transition

la panse globulaire se teminant en un col à tête d'ail, peint sur le pourtour en bleu cobalt décoré d'un paysage peuplé de lettrés et de serviteur, le col décoré de fleurs stylisées verticalement

H. 34,1 cm (37,1 cm avec le socle), 13⅜in. (14⅝in.)

The upper rim has been cut off. The vase has been cut off in two parts to its shoulder and restuck.There is wear to the surface and some firing imperfections. The vase has been mounted as a lamp and is stuck to the bottom to a gilt bronze mount.


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