Asian Art Online Auction

September 13, 2012

LOT 121
Pair of Blue and White ‘Shipwreck’ Vases, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
  • Pair of Blue and White ‘Shipwreck’ Vases, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
  • Pair of Blue and White ‘Shipwreck’ Vases, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
  • Pair of Blue and White ‘Shipwreck’ Vases, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)

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Pair of Blue and White ‘Shipwreck’ Vases, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)

Each with faceted sides containing alternating panels of landscape and florals, the exterior covered in barnacles TOGETHER WITH a small blue and white figure of a boy, also covered in barnacles
tallest height 8.1" — 20.5 cm.
the vases with swastika mark to base
VASES no structural problems noted, both covered in barnacles and with glaze worn off LITTLE BOY glaze worn and covered in barnacles, loss to left hair bun

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $660
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Acquired in Thailand during the 1990’s

Additional Info:

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