Lot 1791. A copper-red-glazed meiping, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 12½ in. (31.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 68,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011.
The exterior covered with a glaze of liver-red color shading to a pinker tone above the foot, stand.
Provenance: Sotheby's, Hong Kong, 16 May 1977, lot 177.
Literature: Gerald M. Greenwald, The Greenwald Collection, Two Thousand Years of Chinese Ceramics, 1996, no. 53.