London, South Kensington
14 November 2003
An armorial footed oval bowl, Qianlong
of lobed form with two handles, painted and gilt to either end with arms bearing the motto 'Fit Via Vi' beneath a border of floral garlands -- 7 3/8in. (18.7cms) long.
The arms are of Campbell of Inverneill. See 'Chinese Armorial Porcelain', D.S Howard, p.619.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium
From Aspen to Big Sky, 5 super-snug retreats in or near some of the world’s top-ranked ski resorts — all from Christie’s International Real Estate
Specialist Furio Rinaldi admires this rediscovered work by the 16th-century Italian artist, which scholars had long presumed lost