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    Sale 5901

    Christie's Interiors

    3 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 149

    A CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE LAMPED BALUSTER VASE

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE LAMPED BALUSTER VASE
    19TH CENTURY
    With twin beast-head fixed ring handles, painted with panels with long tailed birds and butterflies amongst rockwork, flowering peony and bamboo branches, surrounded by scrolling lotus and bat motifs on thickly enamelled pink and turquoise grounds, raised on a gilt metal base
    The porcelain, 17 3/8in. (44.2cm.) high


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