Lot 85. An amber-glazed vase, Liao dynasty (907-1125) or later; 141⁄4 in. (36.2 cm.) high. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price Realised USD 7,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020
The pear-shaped vase has a tall slender neck and a dish-shaped mouth, with a pair of lappet-form handles on either side of the shoulder and lower body.
Property from the Lenora and Walter F. Brown Collection
Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong, 2010.
The Lenora and Walter F. Brown Collection, San Antonio, Texas.
Christie's. Art of China. Including Property from the Irving Collection. 18 Nov - 9 Dec 2020