• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 590

    Two pairs of Chinese Canton famille rose vases


    Price Realised  


    Two pairs of Chinese Canton famille rose vases
    19th Century
    Each brightly enamelled and gilt with shaped panels depicting figure scenes on a ground of flowers, butterflies and 'Antiquities', one pair of ovoid shape with slightly flaring neck, with domed covers applied with lion finial, one finial damaged; the other pair of baluster shape with flaring rim, applied with double-lion handles and snakes around the shoulder, cracks and chip
    100 cm. high max. (4)

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