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    Sale 5900

    Christie's Interiors

    27 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 144

    A PAIR OF CANTONESE FAMILLE ROSE VASES

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF CANTONESE FAMILLE ROSE VASES
    19TH CENTURY
    With moulded Buddhistic lion handles and twin confronting dragons to the shoulders, the neck with foliate apron, painted in coloured enamels and gilt with figures at leisure upon terraces, surrounded by scattered scholars items and peony flowerheads
    12 3/8in. (31.5cm.) high (2)


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