A flambé-glazed vase, fanghu, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820)


Lot 45. A flambé-glazed vase, fanghu, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820);29.5 cm, 11 3/4  in. Estimate £6,000-8,000. Courtesy Sotheby's.

the pear-shaped body rising from a short spreading foot to a wide mouth flanked by a pair of square handles, moulded to the front and back with a large peach-shaped panel and covered overall in a purplish-red glaze streaked with bright turquoise thinning to beige on the extremities, six-character seal mark incised to the base

Provenance: Christie's London, 18th May 2012, lot 1235

Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 15 may 2019