Lot 182: PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE BALUSTER VASES QIANLONG MARK BUT 19TH CENTURY 44.5cm high
November 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE BALUSTER VASES
QIANLONG MARK BUT 19TH CENTURY
the baluster body painted with a procession of figures within a garden landscape including a young scholar, his wife, a monk and their attendants, the scene set between bands of flowers and upright plantain leaves, the neck applied with a pair of stylized dragon handles, the base with an apocryphal Qianlong reign mark (2)
- Good overall appearance
- There is a long hairline crack to the shoulder of one vase measuring circa 18cm in length
- Nicks around the mouth rim of the second vase and slight flaking off of the glaze to one of the two chilong handles
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