10 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 1,000
A FAMILLE ROSE BOTTLE VASE, 20TH CENTURY
with applied beast-head handles to the neck, the rim with a foliate apron rim, delicately painted in fine enamels with boys at play with ruyi-head and lappet panels to the body and neck embellished with small pink and yellow flowerheads and trailing green foilage, Hongxian four character blue enamelled mark to base -- 13 7/8in. (35.3cm.) high.
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