A rare archaistic moulded enamelled vase 18th century
Lot 253*
A rare archaistic enamelled moulded vase 18th century
£8,000 - 12,000
US$ 13,000 - 20,000
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A rare archaistic enamelled moulded vase
18th century
The fluted ovoid body with broad sloping shoulder and tapering to a splayed foot, surmounted by a waisted neck terminating with wide disc-shaped mouth, the neck flanked by a pair of phoenix handles, moulded around the foot and shoulder with ruyi-heads and with pendent lappets and stiff upright plantain leaves to the neck, all enamelled in blue, green, white and red on a yellow ground, the rims enamelled brown in imitation of metal.
28.4cm (11¼in) high


  • Provenance: Sir William Dixon
    Purchased from John Burden, Kent Street, Sydney, on 10 August 1957
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  1. Asaph Hyman
    Specialist - Chinese Works of Art
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    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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