An enamelled glass 'landscape' vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century

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An enamelled glass 'landscape' vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Estimate 250,000 — 300,000 HKD. Unsold. Photo: Sotheby's

the translucent white glass of elongated ovoid form, the body finely painted in the famille-rose palette with a continuous scene of life on a riverboat among lush surroundings, with a lady and children playing on the boat and a lone fisherman by floating reeds, all below a border of cloud scrolls and banana leaf lappets rising to an everted rim, the base with a four-character Qianlong seal mark in red enamel - 13.6 cm., 5 3/8  in.

Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art Hong Kong, 07 Oct 2015