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    Sale 7581

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    13 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 282

    A LARGE CANTON FAMILLE ROSE DEEP BASIN

    FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE CANTON FAMILLE ROSE DEEP BASIN
    FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY
    The interior brightly enamelled and gilt with six five-clawed dragons confronted around three flaming pearls on the everted rim, the centre with a peacock, a peahen and a pair of smaller birds amongst rockwork, peony, chrysanthemum and magnolia, and the steep sides with large colourful butterflies and insects amongst flower and fruit sprays, the exterior with three large floral sprays
    18¼ in. (46 cm.) diam.


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