Lot 2169A celadon-glazed gu-form beaker vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)18½ in. (47 cm.) highEstimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price Realized USD 7,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014. 

The trumpet-shaped neck and spreading foot are carved with leaf tips, and the wide bulbous center with elaborate peony scroll. An apocryphal Xuande mark is on the base..

ProvenanceTrocadero Asian Art, Washington, D.C., 1970s.

Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, New York, 20 - 21 March 2014