London, South Kensington
10 May 2006
A powder-blue gilt decorated jar and a cover, 18th century
The vase of baluster form gilt with two figures in an extensive mountainous landscape below a brocade-pattern band at the shoulder, the married domed cover with gilt and enamelled shishi finial, decorated with gilt floral and dragon panels -- 20½ in. (52 cm.) high overall.
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