Lot 440: GILT FAMILLE ROSE CANTON FLOOR VASE
November 12, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: The Chinese baluster vase with tall belly, rounded shoulder toward prominent neck supporting the remarkable flaring rim, raised on slightly splayed foot base. Two scrolling dragon ears flanked on neck. The exterior rich decorated in famille rose hand painting depicted nobleman holding court with official, attendants and banner men, all in a terraced courtyard setting, alternately on verso, with blower and birds. The tall neck with similar design. All divided by geometric scrolls, interspersed by bright colorful floral foliate motif. Adorned with gilt overglazed accents on ears and painting. The foot rim left unglazed, reveal the pale-creme ground with grayish and darker firing spots.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 26" H x 10" Diam.