04-26-2014 04-27-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2719B Boston
April 26, 2014 11:00AMCalender
751

Pair of Enameled Metal Vases

$461$375
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2719B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 27, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Enameled Metal Vases, China, late 19th century, of square baluster form with handles at the neck, the side panels depicting scenes of several of the Eight Daoist Immortals, Shou Lao, Wang Xizhi, Shen Tong, and Ma Gu, their names written above in calligraphy, the necks of the vases decorated with lobed cartouches of flowers, a scrolling peony design covering the necks and the feet, ht. 12 7/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

slight discoloration and variation between the two.


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Keywords

China, Ma Gu, Shen Tong, Shou Lao, Wang Xizhi