Asian Art Online Auction

April 30, 2015

LOT 155

Lot 155

Two Porcelain Teapots, 18th/19th Century

Two Porcelain Teapots, 18th/19th Century
Lot 155 Details
Two Porcelain Teapots, 18th/19th Century

The larger, famille rose and of stout cylindrical shape with twisting handles formed as branches, decorated with all-over floral designs; the other, with a bulbous body and painted with peonies and scrolling vines
widest length 8.5" — 21.5 cm.

Estimate $50-$100

Realised: $48
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Famille rose teapot: spout restored, restoration along the rim and shoulder approximately 7cm wide, chips and losses to glaze throughout; blue and white teapot with small chip to spout

LOT 155

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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