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    Sale 5905

    Christie's Interiors

    7 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 275

    A LARGE CANTONESE VASE AND COVER

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE CANTONESE VASE AND COVER
    19TH CENTURY
    With twin masks handles, painted with panels of figures at leisure, others of birds amongst flowers, surrounded by scrolling foliage on a gilt ground; and a pair of Cantonese vases with similar decoration and moulded dragons to the shoulder
    The vase -- 26¼in. (66.8cm.) high (3)


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