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    Sale 5352

    Christie's Interiors

    22 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 434

    A French Jardiniere in the Japanese style

    SAMSON, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A French Jardiniere in the Japanese style
    Samson, late 19th Century
    Decorated in enamels typical to Imari with details in gilt, depicting phoenix flying down towards a flowering garden of peony, chrysanthemum and plum, beneath a foliate band of leafy peony on a dark blue ground, the interior rim with sprays of flowers
    12¼in. (31cm.) high


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