Asian Art Online Auction

November 14, 2013

LOT 97

Lot 97

Famille Verte Vase

Famille Verte Vase
Lot 97 Details
Famille Verte Vase

Of baluster-form with moulded fu-lions flanking the neck and enameled with mythical beasts on either side TOGETHER WITH a famille verte figure of Benjamin Franklin mounted to a lamp
tallest height 9.4" — 24 cm.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $132
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Benjamin Franklin unexamined without mounts; vase in good condition

LOT 97

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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