01 mai 2013

A carved semi-translucent amber yellow vase with archaistic motifs, China, 19th-20th century

A carved semi-translucent amber yellow vase with archaistic motifs, China, 19th-20th century. Photo Nagel Auktionen Carved monochrome glassware dominated the 19th ct. and various examples of amber yellow or yellow with a brownish/greenish tinge are preserved  - Very minor wear. H. 22,8 cm. Estimate 5000/8000 € Cf. Christie's Amsterdam Sept. 2005, lot no. 451, 452 Provenance: Motamed, 1985 Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art, 2013/05/10. http://www.auction.de