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    Sale 7581

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    13 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 265

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE CANTON ENAMEL RECTANGULAR PLAQUES

    QIANLONG (1736-95)

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE CANTON ENAMEL RECTANGULAR PLAQUES
    QIANLONG (1736-95)
    Each delicately enamelled with flowering branches and shrubs, one with a bird perched upside-down on a branch of blossoming peach overhanging a cluster of poppies, dianthus and daisies, with a solitary butterfly in flight, the other with three butterflies and two prunus branches growing beside a hosta-like shrub with pink flowers and rockwork
    14½ x 11½ in. (37 x 29 cm.), framed (2)


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