11 November 2016,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 10,000
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE MILLEFLEURS CUPS
GUANGXU SIX-CHARACTER MARKS IN IRON-RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)
Each cup is decorated to the exterior with a dense pattern of floral blooms and foliage on a purple ground, with the mouth rims highlighted in gilt.
3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm.) diam.
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