Lot 49: Famille Rose Vase with Literary Scenes, China, Republic
October 22, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Porcelain with polychrome painting
China, Republic period (1912-1949)
Baluster body with domed cover and pointed knob
Both sides of the wall with a large quatrefoil reserve of finely painted women
Probably a depiction of scenes from the famous novel “The Dream of the Red Chamber” (红楼梦)
Finely decorated turquoise ground with foliage and large flowers
Shoulder with yellow and pink coloured border with Ruyi ornaments and lotus blossoms
Cover with similar decoration
The base with four-character Qianlong mark
Height: 44,5 cm
Very good condition
The vase is in a very good condition. The height measures 44,5 cm.
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