• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 2297

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    26 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1456

    A VERY LARGE FAMILLE ROSE BALUSTER VASE

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VERY LARGE FAMILLE ROSE BALUSTER VASE
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The body decorated with four large medallions enclosing baskets of flowers on two sides and birds perched on flowering branches on the other two sides, one a peacock, with two further quatrefoil panels of birds on flowering branches on the neck, all reserved on a dense 'mille fleurs' (jiacai) ground
    26½ in. (67.3 cm.) high, wood stand


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    Provenance

    Gump's, San Francisco, ca. 1946-51.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Panama Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco, 1915.


    Post Lot Text

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