16 September 2016
A RARE FAMILLE ROSE LIME-GREEN-GROUND VASE
DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARK IN IRON RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
The body is decorated with a wide naturalistic frieze of peony, chrysanthemum, osmanthus, and yellow hollyhock, between the ruyi-head borders of the foliate scroll-decorated lime-green ground below and on the shoulder and neck, which is flanked by a pair of ear-shaped, loop handles. The interior and base surrounding the nianhao are covered in turquoise enamel.
12 ¼ in. (31 cm.) high
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Please note that the date of this lot should read: DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARK IN IRON RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850).
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