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Autumn Fine Art Sale (#159LS) 16/11/2012 10:00 AM BST Closed

Lot 213A of 1692: A Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Bottle Vase, bearing six character mark of Yongzheng, but probably Daoguang, painted in "heap and pile " technique with two five-clawed dragons writhing amongst scrolling peony blossoms, a narrow crashing wave band to the rim, the foot with eight quatrelobed florets, 39.2cm high This vase is decorated in the "heap and pile " effect characteristic of earlier Ming Dynasty period pieces. The effect is achieved by hand-painted "dots " which result in a higher

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Sold For:£2,600,000
Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Autumn Fine Art Sale (#159LS)  16/11/2012 10:00 AM BST  Closed