Asian Furniture, Scrolls & Sculptures Online Auction

September 14, 2017

LOT 157
An Unusual Ge-Type Bottle Vase, 17th/18th Century or Earlier, Later Ormolu-Mounted as an Ewer
  • An Unusual Ge-Type Bottle Vase, 17th/18th Century or Earlier, Later Ormolu-Mounted as an Ewer

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An Unusual Ge-Type Bottle Vase, 17th/18th Century or Earlier, Later Ormolu-Mounted as an Ewer

Well potted in bottle form, under a grey glaze crackled into miniature networks, complemented by fainter and finer ‘golden thread’ networks, mounted into an ornamental 19th century ewer form
height 11.6" — 29.5 cm.
overall good condition, mounted as ewer

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $3,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

A vase of similar height and design from the Yongzheng Period (1678-1735) can be found in the National Palace Museum, Taipei, accession number 中瓷004067N

Provenance:

From an Important Private Collection, Toronto

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Wares: Vase