9 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,375
Estimate GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
A pair of miniature famille rose rouleau vases, 20th Century
painted in coloured enamels with gilt embellishments depicting four figures, one being whipped with a long bamboo branch, two blind men standing near hearing the commotion, a stringed instrument at their feet, five lines of calligraphy to the reverse side, Qianlong four character, blue enamelled mark to base -- 5 3/8in. (15.6cm.) high, wood stand. (2)
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