Lot 207: PAIR OF LARGE BLUE & WHITE HEXAGONAL BALUSTER VASES
November 11, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
The pair of large Chinese porcelain vases sturdily potted with angled shoulder, flared rim, faceted body, with a splayed concave base. Two cylindrical ears flanked on the neck. The exterior delicately decorated in various rich tones of cobalt blue hand painting with leafy uptala, the night lotus bloom, interspersed by dense of tendril foliate. banded with repeated auspicious geometrical decoration on rim, shoulder, and foot. The under base left unglazed, revealed the pale-creme smooth ground.
Marked on the concave hexagonal base; a seal mark, of six blue seal script -ZhuanShu- characters; QianLong Reign Period of Great Qing.
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Provenance: PROVENANCE: Tennessee Prominent private collector, a downsizing estate sale in 2015
Dimensions: Dimension: 22" H x 15" W (each)
Date: Qing Dynasty