• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2845

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    23 - 24 March 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 158

    A Chinese blue and white oblong octagonal tureen, cover and a stand

    QIANLONG (1735-1796)

    Price Realised  

    A Chinese blue and white oblong octagonal tureen, cover and a stand
    Qianlong (1735-1796)
    Painted to both sides with a large spray of peony in a fenced garden, moulded with two washed-blue hare-handles, the domed cover with a band of flowers and scrolls surmounted by a flower-bud finial, the stand decorated with bamboo, prunus and chrysanthemum in a garden within a composite border at the rim, chip, frits
    The stand 35.2 cm. wide


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