A pair of green glass double-gourd vases, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century

Lot 200. A pair of green glass double-gourd vases, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century; 8 3/4 in. (22.3 cm.) highEstimate HK$120,000 - HK$180,000 ($15,553 - $23,330). Price Realized HK$150,000 ($19,442). © Christie's Image Ltd 2015

Each vase is supported on a short foot rising to a compressed globular lower section and an elongated bulbous upper section. The metal is of an even opaque apple-green tone, stands, box (2) 

ProvenanceHorstmann and Godfrey 

Property from the collection of Geronimo Berenguer De Los Reyes, Jr.

LiteratureKerry Nguyen-Long, 'Ceramics from the Chinese Antique Collection of the GBR Museum', Arts of Asia, January-Februrary 1998, fig. 15

Christie'sTHE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 6 April 2015, 22nd Floor