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    Sale 2027

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    17 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 519

    A FAMILLE ROSE-DECORATED PINK-GROUND PRICKET CANDLESTICK

    DAOGUANG SEAL MARK IN A LINE IN IRON-RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)

    Price Realised  

    A FAMILLE ROSE-DECORATED PINK-GROUND PRICKET CANDLESTICK
    DAOGUANG SEAL MARK IN A LINE IN IRON-RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
    With bell-shaped base and two-tiered drip pan, decorated overall in famille rose enamels with a leafy lotus scroll and the bajixiang on a pink ground between gilt-line and linked ruyihead and key-fret borders, the interior of the smaller drip pan with a floral emblem reserved on a turquoise ground beneath a continuous lappet border
    16 in. (40.6 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

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