Lot 206. A clair-de-lune glazed dou, Qianlong impressed six-character seal marks and of the period (1736-1795);9 3/4 in. (25 cm.) high. Estimate HK$100,000 - HK$150,000 ($12,961 - $19,442). Price Realized K$237,500 ($30,782). © Christie's Image Ltd 2015.
The vessel is moulded with bands of archaistic motifs in shallow relief and fitted with a domed cover surmounted by a double rope-twist loop handle. Both are covered inside and out with a glaze of pale sky-blue colour that covers the impressed seal marks inside the foot and cover.
Christie's. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 6 April 2015, 22nd Floor