9 November 2016,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 2,000
A SILVER-MOUNTED LIME-GREEN GROUND FAMILLE ROSE 'BIRD AND FLOWER' VASE
THE PORCELAIN, QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)
The vase is decorated with a pair of birds resting on a leafy crabapple branch, next to stem peonies and asters. The later silver mounts are dated 1908-1921.
9 in. (23 cm.) high overall
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Acquired from a Christian missionary in Belgium circa 1975, then by descent within the family.
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE BELGIAN COLLECTION
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