Lot 2286. A fine and rare pink-enamelled meiping, Daoguang six-character seal mark and of the period (1821-1850); 9 7/8 in. (25 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 400,000 - HKD 600,000. Price realised HKD 625,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013
The vase is well potted of characteristic meiping form, covered in finely mottled pink enamel. The rim and base are covered with a transparent glaze, box.
Provenance: A private Chinese collection, acquired prior to 1949
Sold at Christie's New York, 26 March 2010, lot 1418
Note: A small Daoguang-marked bottle vase (6 1/2 in. high) previously in the Edward T. Chow and Yangzhitang Collections also covered in pink enamel was sold at Christie's Hong Kong, 1 December 2009, lot 1890.
Christie's. IMPERIAL SALE: IMPORTANT CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART. 29 May 2013. Convention Hall.