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    Sale 5362

    Christie's Interiors

    12 August 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 175

    A FAMILLE ROSE BOWL AND COVER

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FAMILLE ROSE BOWL AND COVER
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The bowl with foliate rim, delicately painted to the exterior in coloured enamels with a variety of figures, young and old men, beautiful ladies and boys within fenced gardens and scattered amongst flowering chrysanthemum, peony, prunus and magnolia branches, surrounded by a gilt ground, the cover similarly decorated, both with turquoise enamelled interior and base
    4 7/8in. (12.5cm.) diam.


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