A pair of blue and white beaker vases, gu, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 40. A pair of blue and white beaker vases, gu, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate £10,000 - 12,000 (€11,000 - 13,000). Photo: Bonhams.

Both painted in vibrant tones of underglaze blue with rows of arched panels enclosing floral vignettes, all reserved on a diaper ground, the three registers between narrow chevron-patterned borders. Each 53cm (20 7/8in) high (2). 

Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART, 10 november 2016, 10:30 GMT, LONDON, NEW BOND STREET