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    Sale 12555

    The Imperial Sale / Important Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    1 June 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 3358

    AN INSCRIBED FAMILLE ROSE RECTANGULAR VASE

    QIANLONG PERIOD OR LATER

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    AN INSCRIBED FAMILLE ROSE RECTANGULAR VASE
    QIANLONG PERIOD OR LATER
    The flattened rectangular vase is delicately decorated in famille rose on each wide vertical side with an idyllic riverscape scene, while the narrow vertical sides are inscribed in black enamel with an imperial poem on tea composed by the Qianlong Emperor, followed by two iron-red seals reading Qianlong, all below a gilt mouth rim.
    7 1/8 in. (18 cm.) high


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