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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 346

    A PAIR OF CHINESE-STYLE FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN MASSIVE BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY SAMSON

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    A PAIR OF CHINESE-STYLE FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN MASSIVE BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY SAMSON
    Each with exotic birds and insects amid flowering peony and prunus below a lappet band with scrolling foliage, on a black ground supporting a pink diaper pattern band preserved with panels of precious objects, the neck with lotus, peony and peaches among scrolling foliage, the conforming domed cover with gilt seated Buddhistic lion finial
    52½ in. (133 cm.) high (2)


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