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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 100

    AN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND FAMILLE ROSE BOX AND COVER, QIANLONG MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    AN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND FAMILLE ROSE BOX AND COVER, QIANLONG MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
    the cover decorated with a central square panel painted in delicate enamels with a river landscape scene, bordered by panels of underglaze blue lotus blossoms and scrolling foliage embellished with gilt pencil painting, the interior with a turquoise enamelled ground, Qianlong gilt seal mark to base -- 4¾in. (12cm.) wide.


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