Lot 714. A pair of small biscuit-decorated white-glazed bottle vases, Ming dynasty, 16th-17th century; 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. Price realised USD 15,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.
Each vase is of pear shape and is applied with a chilong left in the biscuit at the shoulder.
Provenance: Russell Tyson (1867-1963) Collection, Chicago.
The Art Institute of Chicago, accessioned in 1964.