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    Sale 2269

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    19 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 769

    AN UNUSUAL PUCE AND GILT-DECORATED VASE

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

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    AN UNUSUAL PUCE AND GILT-DECORATED VASE
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    The ovoid body painted in puce enamel with dragon and ruyi scroll roundels divided by scrolling lotus sprays and a gilt chime, all between decorative borders, the tall neck painted with shaped upright leaf tips outlined in gold, and raised on a spreading foot encircled by a band of petal lappets, the interior of the neck and the base in turquoise enamel
    14½ in. (36.8 cm.) high


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    Please note that this lot is being offered at no reserve.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MID-ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTION