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Pair of Famille Verte Decorated Porcelain Vases

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
450
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Famille Verte Decorated Porcelain Vases, China, 19th century, slightly tapering square forms polychrome enamel decorated with foliage to the neck, butterflies to the shoulder, and warriors to each side, ht. 23 5/8 in.
Estimate $600-800

One vase horizontally restored through just below the shoulder; an older restoration with areas of yellowed spray to each side just above each figure. The same one with a small chip poorly filled and regilded along the top rim.

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China, Chinese ceramics, Chinese porcelain, Glass art, Pottery, Vase

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