7 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 70,100
Estimate GBP 20,000 - GBP 30,000
A MASSIVE CHINESE IMARI VASE AND COVER
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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Probably acquired by Sir John Gladstone for Seaforth House, Liverpool.