Two small Canton archaistic vases, Qing Dynasty, 18th century. Photo Sotheby's

elegantly potted with a rounded square body surmounted by a slender waisted neck, set with two angled archaistic handles supporting mock rings, all raised on a stepped base of conforming section neatly detailed with knife-cut brackets along the sides, lightly applied on the body and neck with a blueish-grey glaze revealing the pale buff-coloured biscuit along the edges; 16.2 cm., 6 3/8 in. Estimation 8,000 — 12,000 HKD

Sotheby's. Playthings From The Collection of Edward T. Chow Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Collections Chinese Art Through the Eye of Sakamoto Gor - Asian Lacquer. Hong Kong | 27 mai 2014 -http://www.sothebys.com/