Lot 1363. A rare relief-decorated copper-red-ground blue and white beaker vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 17¾ in. (45 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 25,000. Price realised USD 32,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010.
The tapering bulbous body with rounded, inverted mouth rim, covered overall in a glaze of lemon yellow tone, the interior and base glazed white.
Provenance: Acquired from Madame Langweil in Paris in the early 1900s.
Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections. 26 March 2010. New York, Rockefeller Plaza