A pair of blue and white pear-shaped vases, yuhuchunping, Guangxu six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1875-1908)

Lot 265. A pair of blue and white pear-shaped vases, yuhuchunping, Guangxu six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1875-1908); Estimate GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000Price realised GBP 10,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. 

Each vase is decorated with plantain, bamboo and rocks in a fenced garden. The waisted neck is decorated with stiff leaves rising up from a collar of scrolling foliage and spearheads. The foot is encircled with bands of lotus flowers and lappets.

Christie'sFine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 6 November 2018