Lot 36. A carved Longquan celadon ovoid vase, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 133⁄4 in. (35 cm.) high. Estimate: USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price Realised: USD 4,375. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019
The body is carved with scrolling chrysanthemum branches between a band of upright lappets above the foot and a band of stylized flowers and leaves at the shoulder, covered overall in a glaze of sea-green color.
The Robert B. and Beatrice C. Mayer Family Collection.
Provenance: Warren E. Cox & Associates Inc., New York, 1967.
Christie's. The Art of China: Winter Edition, 28 November - 5 December 2019