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    Sale 5336

    Chinese Art

    7 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 155

    A PAIR OF HARDSTONE TREES WITHIN CLOISONNE ENAMEL JARDINIERES, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF HARDSTONE TREES WITHIN CLOISONNE ENAMEL JARDINIERES, 19TH CENTURY
    the trees formed with lavender, orange, white and green hardstone flowerheads with tiny coral filaments, with dark green speckled foliage, the trees issuing from rectangular gilt metal jardinieres with applied cloisonne panels of colourful scrolling lotus flowerheads on a turquoise ground -- 21¼in. (54cm.) high, with one wood stand. (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF THE LATE BARONESS IRENE VON OERTZEN SOLD BY THE ORDER OF THE EXECUTORS