London, South Kensington
10 September 2009
A PAIR OF CLOISONNE ENAMEL MODELS OF BIRDS, QIANLONG (1736-1795)
each modelled as a long-tailed bird standing on gilt legs, the body decorated in coloured enamels with colourful closed wings and tail feathers against a turquoise body, the abdomen and eyes picked out in white - 8 1/8in. (20.5cm.) long. (2)
Gerard Hawthorn, London, 2001.
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