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    Sale 12455

    European Furniture & Works of Art

    6 July 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 65

    A PAIR OF LATE LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES

    THE ORMOLU CIRCA 1770, THE PORCELAIN KANGXI (1662-1722)

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    A PAIR OF LATE LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES
    THE ORMOLU CIRCA 1770, THE PORCELAIN KANGXI (1662-1722)
    Each surmounted by a lid with a foliate-wrapped berried finial, the body with a powder-blue background decorated with figures and objects within cartouches, flanked by scrolling handles joined by a laurel swag, on a fluted shaped base
    14 in. (35.5 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of a Lady (lots 5, 13, 17, 30, 65-66)