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    Sale 5349

    Christie's Interiors

    18 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 717

    A large Chinese puce and gilt-decorated punch bowl

    QIANLONG (1736-95)

    Price Realised  


    A large Chinese puce and gilt-decorated punch bowl
    Qianlong (1736-95)
    Boldly decorated on the exterior in pink enamel with details picked out in gilt depicting two phoenix on a terrace beside large flowering exotic blooms, the interior similarly decorated with a floral spray at the centre and delicate flowers and brocade pattern below the rim
    16 1/8 in. (41 cm.) diam.

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