London, South Kensington
7 December 2000
A famille rose bottle vase
with flaring foot and everted rim, painted and gilt with butterflies amongst peonies, lillies and daisies, the neck with precious objects and further flower sprays, all within floral and geometric pattern bands -- 8in. (20.2cms) high, (rim chipped); and a famille rose scroll shaped box and cover, painted and gilt with a writhing dragon and bats amongst cloud scrolls above foaming waves -- 4¼in. (10.8cms) wide, (chips to cover rim).
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