Property of an Illinois collector
A fine ru-type glazed long neck vase
Six-character Yongzheng seal mark and of the Period
The elegantly potted ovoid body raised on a flared pierced base and molded with three rings set above the flared pear-shaped body tapering into a waisted neck embellished with three further bands at the shoulder and long neck under an elegant cup-form rim, the body covered with a subtle matte glaze displaying an even grey-green hue, the foot ring burnt reddish-brown with some grit adhering, an underglaze blue six-character Yongzheng mark in seal script on the base (the foot ring slightly warped in firing).
Height 17in (43.2cm)