• Chinese Ceramics & Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5944

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    10 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 113

    AN EMPRESS DOWAGER STYLE HEXAGONAL JAR AND COVER, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN EMPRESS DOWAGER STYLE HEXAGONAL JAR AND COVER, 19TH CENTURY
    painted to the body with dragons amongst oversized chrysanthemum and peony upon a turquoise ground, bordered with bands of scrolling motifs on yellow and blue enamelled grounds, the cover with gilded leaf formed finial -- 13½in. (34.3cm.) high.


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