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Blue and White Porcelain Meiping Vase

Auction:
2992B
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2992B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 18, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Blue and White Porcelain Meiping Vase, China, early 20th century, with slightly flaring neck and long slender waist, the flaring base resting on a raised bisque foot ring, decorated on one side with a bird-and-flower design with stylized bamboo stalks, with a seal reading "Wangbu" (1898-1968), six-character mark reading "yuanwen wuguo zhi qi" on base, ht. 7 in.
Estimate $400-600

chips to foot rim, minor surface scratches.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Bisque porcelain, Ceramic materials, Chinese culture, Chinese porcelain, Chinese pottery, Glass, Manufacturing, Meiping, Porcelain, Pottery, Vase, Visual arts

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