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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 109

    A PAIR OF LARGE CANTONESE BALUSTER VASES, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF LARGE CANTONESE BALUSTER VASES, 19TH CENTURY
    with twin flattened stylised dragon handles, painted and gilt with cartouches of dignitaries and attendants on balconies and in battle, surrounded by peacocks, various birds, bats, batterflies and other insects amongst scrolling blossoming sprays and precious objects, the interior rim covered with a turquoise glaze -- 34 3/8in. (87.4cm.) high. (2)


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