Lot 450. A five-spouted teadust-glazed vase, Qing Dynasty, 18th-19th century. Height 12 7/8 in,. 32.7 cm. Estimation 15,000 — 20,000 USD. Unsold. Photo Sotheby's.
of compressed globular form with a tall central neck flanked by four additional cylindrical spouts, applied overall in a rich mottled olive-green glaze, the footrim covered with a brown wash.
Provenance: Hugh M. Moss Ltd, London, 1970s.
An identical vase from the Mottahedeh Collection was sold in these rooms 19th October 2000, lot 53. A similar vase, Qianlong mark and period is in the National Palace Museum, Taipei.
Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. New York | 18 Mar 2014, 10:30 AM - www.sothebys.com