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    Sale 5371

    Christie's Interiors

    25 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 330

    THREE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASES

    WANLI PERIOD (1573-1619)

    Price Realised  

    THREE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASES
    WANLI PERIOD (1573-1619)
    Comprising a double gourd vase with moulded cartouches and lobed upper body, painted with dragonflies and butterflies amongst clusters of flowering sprays; another bottle vase with tall slender neck painted with birds amongst flowering cherry blossom; and a further bottle vase with cartouches of Qilin
    Gourd vase 13in. (23cm.) high (3)


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