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    Sale 7581

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    13 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 121

    A BEIJING BLUE GLASS BOWL

    ENGRAVED QIANLONG FOUR-CHARACTER MARK WITHIN A SQUARE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-95)

    Price Realised  

    A BEIJING BLUE GLASS BOWL
    ENGRAVED QIANLONG FOUR-CHARACTER MARK WITHIN A SQUARE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-95)
    Of deep rounded form on a short straight foot, decorated to the exterior with shaped panels depicting birds perched on blossoming branches separated by bamboo branches, the glass of a deep blue tone
    4½ in. (11.4 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    The Hope Denby Collection, Sussex


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