Lot 117. A blue and white sleeve vase, rolwagen, Chongzhen period (1627–1644); 46cm (18 1/8in) high. Estimate £6,000 - 8,000 (€8,500 - 11,000). Sold for £ 7,500 (€ 8,565). Photo Bonhams.
The cylindrical body boldly painted around the exterior in wet and dense washes of cobalt blue with a continuous scene of two gentlemen parting at a shore, one accompanied by his attendants, the everted neck with a typical foliage border above two incised double lines at the shoulder.
Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART, 12 Nov 2015 10:00 GMT - LONDON, NEW BOND STREET