Lot 198. A celadon-glazed white-slip-decorated 'Bat' vase, yuhuchunping, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Height 13 in., 33 cm. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Lot sold 53,125 USD. © Sotheby's.
the pear-shaped body rising to a waisted neck with a broad flared mouth, supported on a slightly splayed foot, decorated in a white slip with incised details of bats and clouds, reserved on a celadon ground, seal mark in underglaze blue.