14 December 2000
AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED FAMILLE ROSE BALUSTER JAR
Enamelled on a black ground with green scrolling foliage and pink, blue and white chyrsanthemum heads and reserved on each side with two large and four smaller panels enclosing delicately enamelled peony and prunus sprays
15 in. (38 cm.) high, including base; 9½ in. (24 cm.) diam.
As lot 1.
Rothschild inv. no(s). not known.
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Please note that this lot is 19th Century, and not Yongzheng (1723 - 35) as stated in the catalogue. The estimate should read GBP 2,000 - 3,000.
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