• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2827

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    22 - 23 September 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 305

    Two Chinese famille rose teapots, covers and stands

    EARLY QIANLONG (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  


    Two Chinese famille rose teapots, covers and stands
    Early Qianlong (1736-1795)
    A teapot applied in relief with a panels enclosing a cockerel on a pink cell-pattern ground enriched with prunus in relief, associated flower-encrusted stand, 12.3 cm. high; and a teapot applied in high relief with flowers and an openwork flower-basket, lobed stand, 12.3 cm. high, one finial reglued, some chips (2)

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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the central teapot with a cockerel is lot number 305 and not 307 as stated in the printed catalogue and e-catalogue.