Asian Art Online Auction

July 12, 2012

LOT 79

Lot 79

Two Porcelain Wares, 19th Century or Earlier

Two Porcelain Wares, 19th Century or Earlier
Lot 79 Details
Two Porcelain Wares, 19th Century or Earlier

A flambé glazed Bottle vase and a phosphatic glazed bottle vase. Flambé vase with old collection number ‘B.E.W. no. 37’
height 5.7" — 14.5 cm.

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $1,020
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


From the Estate of Sir Byron Edmund Walker (1848-1924), the president of the Canadian Bank of Commerce from 1907-1924, and also a patron of the arts who donated hundreds of artworks to institutions such as the Royal Ontario Museum and Art Gallery of Ontario


rim of flambé glazed vase restored

LOT 79

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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