Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 165
Pair of Large Blue and White Dragon Vases, 19th Century
  • Pair of Large Blue and White Dragon Vases, 19th Century
  • Pair of Large Blue and White Dragon Vases, 19th Century

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Pair of Large Blue and White Dragon Vases, 19th Century

Well-potted with a tall cylindrical neck emerging from the elongated body and extending towards a wide flaring rim, each vase decorated with a pair of confronting sinuous dragons together with a large flaming pearl and surrounded by scrolling clouds and crashing waves along the base towards the hidden footring
height 23.6" — 60 cm.

Estimate $6,000-$8,000

Realised: $5,280

Provenance:

Chinese Porcelain from a Toronto Collector (Lots 162-166)
Purchased during the 1970’s and 80’s.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Ceramics: Blue and White
Period: Ming
Wares: Vase