London, South Kensington
9 November 2016
A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE 'BIRD AND PRUNUS' WATER POTS
QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)
Each water pot is of quatrefoil form and is modelled with two birds, one perched on a rocky outcrop and the other on the stump of a blossoming prunus tree, by a pine tree and lingzhi fungus.
6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) diam.
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