London, South Kensington
17 February 2000
A pair of famille verte wall vases
modelled as scrolls, decorated with panels of retreats in rocky river landscapes, on iron-red grounds painted in gilt with scattered flowers -- 5in. (12.7cm.) high; and four similar famille rose scroll form wall vases decorated with bamboo, prunus, peonies, chrysanthemums and magnolia -- 5½in. (14cm.) high max, all with wood stands, 19th Century.
See Colour Plate 4 for two. (6)
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