London, South Kensington
17 February 2000
A famille rose scroll form wall vase
painted and gilt with an equestrienne musician flanked by attendants in a garden of pine and rockwork -- 4¼in. (10.8cm.) high; a famille rose scroll form wall vase, decorated with ladies in an interior -- 4½in. (11.5cm.) high; another with an Immortal perched on rockwork above mythical toads -- 4½in. (11.5cm.) high; a tapering baluster wall vase, decorated with retreats set amongst pine and rockwork in a river landscape -- 10¼in. (26cm.) high; and a famille rose scroll form wall vase decorated with fruiting vines and trailing flowers -- 9in. (23cm.) high, all with wood stands, 19th Century.
See Colour Plates 4 and 5 for four. (5)
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