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    Sale 1957

    Chinese Export Art

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 150

    A LARGE PAIR OF 'MANDARIN PALETTE' VASES AND COVERS

    CIRCA 1785

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE PAIR OF 'MANDARIN PALETTE' VASES AND COVERS
    CIRCA 1785
    Hexagonal and painted with Chinese domestic scenes set in waterside pavilions, bird and branch vignettes around the necks and around the base finely painted Chinese landscapes alternating with European, repeated in smaller panels on the covers
    18 1/8 in. (46 cm.) high (4)


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