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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 344

    A pair of Chinese famille rose baluster jars and covers

    QIANLONG (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A pair of Chinese famille rose baluster jars and covers
    Qianlong (1736-1795)
    Painted around the sides with the 'Hundred Antiquities', between a row of upright panels with tasselled jewels at the foot and a lappet border enriched with stylised flowers around the shoulder, the neck with a diaper-pattern band reserved with flower cartouches, repeated on the rim of the domed cover, applied with knop finial and painted with 'Antiquities', one of the covers restored, glaze pits
    43 cm. high (2)


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