7 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 8,125
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE VASE WITH LATER DECORATION, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
of baluster form, painted in blue and white with later tomato-red and gilt decoration, on one side with tree peony and on the other with chrysanthemum, both within panels reserved on a ground of scrolling lotus, applied with animal-mask fixed-ring handles at either side, underside with underglaze blue Qianlong seal mark -- 23 in. (59 cm.) high.
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