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    Sale 7720

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    12 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 172

    A FAMILLE ROSE LANTERN-SHAPED VASE

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

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    A FAMILLE ROSE LANTERN-SHAPED VASE
    JIAQING IRON-RED SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD, (1796-1820)
    The cylindrical body brightly enamelled around the exterior with four large lotus blooms, below twin-fish and above a tasseled musical chime, all amidst further blooms borne on foliate scrolls, below a ruyi-head band at the neck and above a lappet band at the foot, the neck with stylised plantain leaves, all reserved on a rich powder-blue ground
    12 in. (31 cm.) high


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