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    Sale 7621

    A Private English Collection of White Jade Carvings & Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    4 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 224

    A FAMILLE ROSE BALUSTER VASE

    IRON-RED JIAQING SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1796-1820)

    Price Realised  

    A FAMILLE ROSE BALUSTER VASE
    IRON-RED JIAQING SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1796-1820)
    Delicately enamelled around the oviform body with ladies and boys pursuing various leisurely activities in a fenced garden, flanked by trees and rockwork beside a pavilion and river, the details and jewellery picked out in gilt, and the colourful robes finely decorated, the waisted neck and base of the vase enriched with stylised lotus scrolls reserved on a rich ruby-red ground, the underside and interior with turquoise enamel
    11 in. (28 cm.) high


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