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Lot 8100
The hexagonal section is supported on a splayed foot, set with a waisted trumpet neck of conforming section, the sides brilliantly hollowed with fabulous lotus patterns and flowering branches, enclosed by ruyi borders, mirrored with similar under-glazed cobalt blue leafy-lotus pattern around the inner vase covered by Jun-Yao red glaze. The vase neck encircled by stiff upright leaves above a band of endless longevity pattern, the whole surface superbly applied with an exquisite clear watery blue-green glaze, skillfully transmuting to a white on the outlines of the lotus and leaves, the countersunk base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character reign mark of Qianlong. Wood stand. Height: 41 cm, 16". Provenance: Private collection of an Important Estate, Newport, Rhode Island.

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Extremely Rare Chinese Celadon Hexagonal Vase

Estimate $8,000 - $12,000Apr 27