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    Sale 5349

    Christie's Interiors

    18 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 739

    Six similar Chinese famille verte teabowls with saucers

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Six similar Chinese famille verte teabowls with saucers
    18TH CENTURY
    Both bowls and saucers with lobed and slightly flaring sides, painted and gilt with butterflies, birds and insects in flight amongst blossoming chrysanthemum and bamboo
    Saucer, 5in. (12.6cm.) wide max. (12)


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    Provenance

    Three pieces with Blenheim Palace collection sticker to base.