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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 570

    A FAMILLE ROSE 'BOYS' VASE

    REPUBLIC PERIOD (1912-1949)

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    A FAMILLE ROSE 'BOYS' VASE
    REPUBLIC PERIOD (1912-1949)
    The vase is decorated with two panels, one enclosing four boys and a lady in a fenced garden and the other with five boys at play, the children each holding a musical instrument, banner, ruyi sceptre or pomegranate. The panels are reserved on a dense floral ground. The neck is applied with a pair of animal-mask and ring handles. There is an apocryphal Qianlong mark on the base.
    11 ¾ in. (30 cm.) high


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