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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 743

    A LARGE FAMILLE ROSE VASE

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LARGE FAMILLE ROSE VASE
    19TH CENTURY
    The baluster vase is decorated on each side of the body with a large panel of figures walking up a narrow path to a riverside pagoda in a dramatic mountainous landscape, divided by variously shaped smaller panels of double cockerels, jardinières and a pair of pheasants perched on a peach branch. The neck is painted with similar panels of pagodas and all is reserved on a dense ground of lotus and flower scroll.
    52 ½ in. (133.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Sotheby Parke Bernet Hong Kong, 16 November 1983, lot 567.