• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 533

    A Chinese famille rose vase


    Price Realised  

    A Chinese famille rose vase
    19th Century, Qianlong four character seal mark in iron-red
    Of rectangular tapering section, each side delicately painted with roundels and shaped panels depicting various figures scenes, all reserved on a moulded keyfret-pattern ground above a row of shou characters, the shoulders with four bats below a keyfret ground band enriched with landscape cartouches around the neck
    49.7 cm. high

    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Special Notice

    Christie’s charges a premium to the buyer on the Hammer Price of each lot sold at the following rates: 29.75% of the Hammer Price of each lot up to and including €20,000, plus 23.8% of the Hammer Price between €20,001 and €800.000, plus 14.28% of any amount in excess of €800.000. Buyer’s premium is calculated on the basis of each lot individually.