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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 348

    A PAIR OF CHINESE CLOISONNE ENAMEL PEAR-SHAPED VASES

    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF CHINESE CLOISONNE ENAMEL PEAR-SHAPED VASES
    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Each of pear-shaped form, with Greek-key borders at neck and base, the body decorated with flowers including lotus, chrysanthemum, camellia, peony and finger-citrus, on a turquoise ground
    17 in. (43 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 17 November 1980, lot 57.