A white-glazed incised vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 706. A white-glazed incised vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Lot sold 12,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's.  

of ovoid shape rising to a lipped rim, the body engraved with a continuous foliate meander of lotus flowers borne on undulating leafy stems, set between bands of ruyi and keyfret around the shoulder and upright lappets encircling the base, all under a white glaze of faint bluish tint. Height 7 5/8  in., 19.3 cm

ProvenanceSotheby's Hong Kong, 26th November 1981, lot 667.

Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art New York, 15 Mar 2017