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Blue and White Hu Vase

Auction:
2992B
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Blue and White Hu Vase, China, 18th/19th century, with dish-shape mouth without handles, decorated with friezes of Ming dynasty style lotus scroll designs and bands of wave, banana leaf, and downturned ruyi designs above a lotus lappet around foot rim, six-character Qianlong mark on base, ht. 15 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

blue glaze mildly running, minor surface scratches, otherwise in good condition.


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, Arts, Blue and white pottery, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Chinese porcelain, Decorative arts, Hu, Ornaments, Ruyi, Scroll, Vase, Visual arts

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