A large flambé-glazed pear-shaped vase, 18th-19th century. Estimate £1,200 – 1,500 (€1,600 – 2,000). Photo Bonhams.
With a bulbous body supported on a straight foot tapering to a long slender neck, covered all under a rich lustrous flambé glaze of strawberry-red tone with darker patches and subtle lavender streaks, thinning at the rim to a beige tone, the base left unglazed. 51.1 cm (20 1/8in) high
Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 25 Feb 2015 10:30 GMT – LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE