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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 357

    A LARGE CLOISONNE ENAMEL FACETED HU-FORM VASE

    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE CLOISONNE ENAMEL FACETED HU-FORM VASE
    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)
    Of hexagonal form, each facet of the body and neck decorated with blossoming lotus stems enclosed within blue archaistic scroll borders, those on the narrow sides divided by one of the vertical gilt-copper borders which define the edges of the facets, with further flower sprays on blue-ground borders above and below, and with a pair of gilded chilong dragon handles
    16 1/8 in. (41 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Glendon House, Wimborne Minster, Dorset.


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