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    Sale 5438

    The Sunday Sale

    30 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 175

    A CHINESE EXPORT FAMILLE ROSE TUREEN AND COVER

    QIANLONG (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE EXPORT FAMILLE ROSE TUREEN AND COVER
    QIANLONG (1736-1795)
    With twin hare-head handles, the finial in the form of a vibrant pomegranate, painted to the body with a peacock and hen standing upon graduated rockwork overlooking large flowering peony blossoms; and two miniature tureens, with hare-head handles and foliate finials with simalar cock and hen motifs
    Tureen, 13½ in. (34.3 cm.) wide, miniature tureens, 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) wide (3)


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