Lot 294: A good Chinese Famille Rose 'Hundred-bats' vase , Guangxu mark and period
November 15, 2016
Newbury, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A good Chinese Famille Rose Hundred-bats vase , Guangxu mark and period , the globular body painted with numerous iron-red bats in flight amongst swirling multi-coloured clouds above a band of lappets encircling the base, a raised gilt fillet encircling the shoulder with a border of lotus blooms borne on foliate stems interspersed with shou characters above, the waisted neck with further bats amongst clouds and with a ruyi band about the flared mouth, the base with Guangxu six-character mark, with Frank Partridge retailer's label and further old collector's labels, 39cm high Provenance: Acquired in England prior to 1955, then by family descent and now with the current owner. -1??? ???? ?????? ????:20?????????