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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 694

    A LARGE FAMILLE ROSE FISH BOWL WITH GILTWOOD STAND

    THE PORCELAIN MID-18TH CENTURY, THE GILTWOOD STAND LATER

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    A LARGE FAMILLE ROSE FISH BOWL WITH GILTWOOD STAND
    THE PORCELAIN MID-18TH CENTURY, THE GILTWOOD STAND LATER
    The fish bowl is applied with two biscuit lion-mask handles and is decorated on the exterior with birds and peony in a fenced garden. The rim with scrolling decoration and the interior decorated with five gold carp amongst weeds.
    23 ¾ in. (60.5 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    The fish bowl, Christie's New York, 17-18 May 2005, lot 235.