A PAIR OF RESTAURATION ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN POT-POURRI VASES
THE PORCELAIN JIAQING/DAOGUANG (LATE 18TH/FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY), THE ORMOLU CIRCA 1830
Each decorated overall with the 'Hundred Antiques', flowering urns and cranes on a white ground, the ovoid body with pinecone finial and pierced rim, flanked by lion masks with loop handles, resting on paw feet joined by a concave-sided platform, partially regilt
15¼ in. (38,5 cm) high; 12½ in. (32 cm.) wide, overall
Humphrey Minto Wilson Esq, 9 South Audley Street, London SW1, probably acquired in the 1930s, thence by descent, until sold,
Christie's, London, 14 December 2000, lot 157 (£58,750 with premium).