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    Sale 12291

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part I

    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 408

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE VASES AND COVERS

    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE VASES AND COVERS
    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
    Each vase is decorated to the body with various panels enclosing birds and flowers, landscape scenes and mythical beasts, below animal cartouches to the shoulders and antiques to the necks. The necks are each applied with two biscuit ruyi-head handles.
    28 in. (71.1 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired in Europe prior to 1986.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the estimate for this lot should read £20,000-30,000 not as printed in the catalogue.
    Please note that the provenance for this lot should read 'Acquired in Europe prior to 1986' not as printed in the catalogue.


    Pre-Lot Text

    ANOTHER PROPERTY