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    Sale 7663

    Fasque The Scottish Seat of the Gladstones

    7 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 111

    A MASSIVE CHINESE IMARI VASE AND COVER

    QIANLONG (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    A MASSIVE CHINESE IMARI VASE AND COVER
    QIANLONG (1736-1795)
    Decorated with a central band of figures and equestrians in a hunting scene above elaborate scroll-work and cartouches, the shoulder with a collar suspending floral garlands and pendants, the neck with interlocking floral chain, the domed cover with a large lion finial, on a late Regency ormolu-mounted rosewood stand
    53 in. (134.5 cm.) high; 21 in. (53.2 cm.) diameter


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    Provenance

    Probably acquired by Sir John Gladstone for Seaforth House, Liverpool.