Lot 32. A red-glazed bottle vase, Daoguang seal mark and of the period (1821-1850); 16.5cm (6 1/2in) high. Estimate £ 25,000 - 35,000 (€ 29,000 - 41,000). Sold for £ 31,312 (€ 35,740). © Bonhams 2001-2019
Of elegant baluster form, rising from a countersunk base to a tall gently-flaring cylindrical neck, the exterior with a rich raspberry-red glaze thinning at the mouth and pooling to a darker tone around the foot, the base and interior white, box.
Note: Compare with a very similar red-glazed vase, Daoguang seal mark and of the period, illustrated by Ethereal Elegance: Porcelain Vases of the Imperial Qing, The Huaihaitang Collection, Hong Kong, 2011, pp.104-105, no.11.
See also a similar but larger red-glazed vase, Daoguang seal mark and of the period, which was sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 5 April 2017, lot 3707.
A fine sacrificial-red glazed bottle vase, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850), 29.7 cm, 11 5/8 in. Sold for 400,000 HKD at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 5 April 2017, lot 3707. Photo: Sotheby's.
Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, London, 16 May 2019