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A blue and white 'river landscape' sleeve vase Transitional Period, circa 1640 | 明末清初 青花山水圖筒瓶

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Estimate:

30,000 - 40,000 GBP

A blue and white 'river landscape' sleeve vase Transitional Period, circa 1640 | 明末清初 青花山水圖筒瓶

A blue and white 'river landscape' sleeve vase Transitional Period, circa 1640 | 明末清初 青花山水圖筒瓶

Estimate:

30,000 - 40,000 GBP

Lot sold:

35,280

GBP

A blue and white 'river landscape' sleeve vase

Transitional Period, circa 1640

明末清初 青花山水圖筒瓶


the cylindrical body rising to gently curved shoulders surmounted by a waisted neck, painted to the exterior with a continuous river landscape scene of mountains and pavilions  

Height 48 cm, 18¾ in.

The vase has some very minor glaze firing imperfections including some tiny frits around the rim.


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