A powder blue gilt-decorated bottle vase, Guangxu six-character mark and possibly of the period. Estimate £2,000 – 3,000 (€2,700 – 4,000). Photo Bonhams.
Decorated with various gilt roundels of shou characters, flowers, birds, taiji symbols, the shoulder with a raised band and painted with a lotus meander, a lotus lappet band encircling the foot, the flaring mouth rim with a ruyi-head border. 39cm (15 3/8in) high
Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 25 Feb 2015 10:30 GMT – LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE