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    Sale 11414

    Living With Art

    29 - 30 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 143

    A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE NOIRE SQUARE-FORM VASES, AND A BLACK GROUND 'PHOENIX TAIL' VASE, EACH MOUNTED AS A LAMP

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE NOIRE SQUARE-FORM VASES, AND A BLACK GROUND 'PHOENIX TAIL' VASE, EACH MOUNTED AS A LAMP
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY
    The pair decorated with leaf-shaped cartouches enclosing court scenes, Buddhist symbols and chilong, all on a black ground with blossoming prunus, on square bases; the black glazed vase on circular wood base, each drilled
    19 ¼ in. (48.7 cm.) high, the pair


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    Pre-Lot Text

    A NEW YORK TASTEMAKER: THE TODD ALEXANDER ROMANO COLLECTION