9 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 875
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A pair of large famille rose jardinieres, 19th century
each of wide cylindrical form with flaring rim, painted in coloured enamels to the exterior with four circular roundels depicting birds perched amongst flowering chrysanthemum and peony, within a band of ornate scrolling lotus on a blue enamelled ground, between borders of stiff stylised petals and ruyi-head motifs -- 16 1/8in. (41cm.) high. (2)
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