London, South Kensington
9 November 2016
PROPERTY OF A LADY
A FAMILLE ROSE 'HUNDRED DEER' VASE, HU
The pear-shaped body is decorated with a continuous scene depicting numerous deer in a mountainous rocky landscape, all below a pair of stylised kui-dragon handles. The base has an apocryphal Qianlong mark.
17 ¼ in. (43.8 cm.) high
Private European Collection, acquired prior to 1990 in Holland, gifted to the vendor in 2010.
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