London, South Kensington
15 July 2005
A large Cantonese vase, 19th century
with moulded dragons to the shoulders and handles, painted and gilt with large panels of ladies and gentlemen gathered on terraces on grounds of butterflies and insects amongst scattered fruit and flower sprays, precious objects and smaller figural panels -- 33 1/3in. (85cm) high.
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