A robin’s-egg glazed lantern vase, Qianlong seal mark and period. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby’s
the ovoid body rising from a spreading foot to a waisted neck flaring at the rim, flanked by a pair of vase-shaped mock handles, covered overall with an opaque turquoise-blue glaze of robin’s-egg type suffused with finely mottled dark bluish-purple, the base incised with a six-character seal mark; 23.2cm., 9 1/8 in.
Sotheby’s. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Londres | 05 nov. 2014, 10:00 AM