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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 621

    AN UNUSUAL SMALL FAMILLE VERTE FACETED BALUSTER VASE

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN UNUSUAL SMALL FAMILLE VERTE FACETED BALUSTER VASE
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    The two primary facets delicately painted with scenes of female immortals accompanied by female attendants in landscape settings, one of the narrow sides decorated with a pair of cranes and the other with a pair of deer, both scenes below applied lion-mask and ring handles, with landscape vignettes on the foot and shoulder, all within decorative borders, base with apocryphal Chenghua mark
    7 1/8 in. (18 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Weisbrod and Dy Ltd., Toronto, Canada, no. 1590.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A FLORIDA COLLECTION