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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 477

    Four Chinese and Japanese vases mounted as lamps

    THE FIRST LATE 17TH CENTURY, THE OTHERS LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Four Chinese and Japanese vases mounted as lamps
    The first late 17th Century, the others late 19th Century
    Comprising a blue and white double-gourd vase painted with continuous scenes of figures in a river-landscape, 43.5 cm. high; a famille verte moonflask painted to the two large medallions with a dignitary surrounded by servants, applied with qilong-handles, 35.5 cm. high; and a pair of Japanese cylindrical vases enamelled with birds hovering above large sprays of chrysanthemum and lily, 24 cm. high, all mounted as lamps and fitted for electricity, damages (4)


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