A pair of Chinese famille rose wall vases,
18th century, each in the form of a lady in a green robe with florets, raising a vase to her shoulder,
18.5 and 19.5cm high, wood stands (4)
Provenance: The Collection of the late Brian and Josie Lister, The Old Rectory, Widdington, and thence by descent.
清十八世纪 粉彩仕女纹壁瓶 连木底座 一对
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Sold for £400
Chips and glaze flakes to both, one vase with crack.
Both wood stands repaired.
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Auction: Asian Art - Live Online, Thu, 28th May 2020
The current pandemic does not seem to have affected the Asian Art market with prices and interest remaining strong.
We are pleased to include in our forthcoming Asian Art sale an extraordinary kesi scroll, the magnificent embroidery depicting the celebration of the birthday of Queen Mother of the West. We also include the wonderful embroidery collection of Mr and Mrs Leitch, who lived in China from the late 19th century to the 1930s and a fabulous collection of Yixing zisha teapots and Japanese woodblock prints in the sale.
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