A pair of fluted blue glass vases, Qing dynasty (1644-1911). Estimate HK$200,000-300,000 ($26,000-39,000). Unsold. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015
The vase has a pear-shaped body standing on a high foot and with a long, slightly tapered neck. It is fluted into ten facets and has an even periwinkle-blue tone. The base is incised with an apocryphal Qianlong four-character mark within a double square. 6Ω in. (16.5 cm.) high, wood stands, box (2)
Property from the collection of Geronimo Berenguer De Los Reyes, Jr.
Litterature: The Chinese Collection At The GBR Museum, Geronimo Berenguer de los Reyes, Jr. Foundation, Manila, 1998, pl. 32
Christie's. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 6 April 2015, 22nd Floor