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    Sale 5000

    Cloisonnés d'Exception - Collection Juan Jose Amezaga - Seconde Partie

    7 December 2007, Paris

  • Lot 15

    PETIT VASE EN BRONZE ET EMAUX CLOISONNES

    CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, XVIIEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    PETIT VASE EN BRONZE ET EMAUX CLOISONNES
    CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, XVIIEME SIECLE
    En forme de grenade, la panse globulaire décorée de rinceaux feuillagés et lotus épanouis ou en boutons, le pourtour de la base rehaussé de petits pétales, l'extrémité du fruit formée de cinq pointes agrémentées de ruyi
    Hauteur: 10,5 cm. (4 1/8 in.)


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    This form appears to be very rare in cloisonné enamel and fairly rare in any other medium. Compare the current vase with another identical cloisonné vessel, although with a green background, sold in our London Rooms, 6 June 2000, lot 220.
    See also an 18th century pomegranate-form vase, with a more elaborated pattern, sold in our New York Rooms, 30 March 2005, lot 148.

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    Provenance

    Collection of Mr. F. Gordon Morill.
    Bluett & Son Ltd., London, 19 December 1984.


    Post Lot Text

    AN UNUSUAL BRONZE AND CLOISONNE ENAMEL POMEGRANATE-FORM VASE
    CHINA, QING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY