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    Sale 5336

    Chinese Art

    7 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 266

    A CORAL GROUND BOTTLE VASE, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CORAL GROUND BOTTLE VASE, 19TH CENTURY
    the body reverse painted with large peony flowerheads issuing from rockwork on a coral ground, famille rose enamels detailing the long leafy foliage and small pink buds of the branches, turquoise enamelled to the interior -- 17in. (43.2cm.) high, wood stand.


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    Provenance

    Peter Boode, London, Chinese Antiques, no.63, label to base.