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A NICE FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN VASE, CANTON, CHINA, 19TH CENTURY
The body of a globular form, each enameled with panels of lady's court scenes between borders of scattered butterflies, birds, Buddhist emblems and floral sprigs, on the side minor cartouches with court scenes; the lobed tall everted neck repeating court scenes. Two pairs of gilt chilongs applied in high relief on the shoulder divided by two confronted gilt Buddhist lions and cub. In perfect condition, very minor wear on the surface.
58,5 cm high, 24 cm wide
No reserve
Provenance: from the private collection of a north Italian Lady