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    Sale 7816

    Le Grand Goût - A Private European Collection

    17 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 36

    A CHINESE LARGE BLUE AND WHITE PEAR-SHAPED VASE

    WANLI PERIOD (1573-1619)

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE LARGE BLUE AND WHITE PEAR-SHAPED VASE
    WANLI PERIOD (1573-1619)
    Brightly painted around the body in bright shades of cobalt blue with horses galloping freely amidst large lotus blooms borne on leafy scrolls, the shoulder with large peony blooms divided by stylised cloud-scrolls
    22½ in. (57 cm.) high


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    Please note that the provenance printed in the catalogue is incorrect and this lot was not previously with Jorge Welsh.