Pair of Chinese Petite Oxblood Double Form Vases

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The distinctive, deep red glaze of this pair of petite and unusual double form vases is called "oxblood" or "sang-de-boeuf" by European collectors. In 18th century China, the imperial court commissioned potters to Revive the ancient, and notoriously difficult, art of creating this particular color of glaze.

        

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    Materials and Techniques
    Glazed   Ceramic
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    6 in. H x 3.5 in. W x 2.25 in. D
    15 cm H x 9 cm W x 6 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU82008754373
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