01-31-2013 01-31-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2632M Marlborough
January 31, 2013 10:00AMCalender

Pair of Export Rose Medallion Vases

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2632M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: January 31, 2013 10:00AM


Pair of Export Rose Medallion Vases, China, 20th century, baluster-form with everted, scalloped rim, decorated with cartouches depicting court figures, with flowers, butterflies, and scholar's objects on white ground, the shoulders embellished with two pairs of gilt chilong, the waisted neck decorated with a pair of vignettes of court figures and flanked by gilt foo dog handles, ht. 13 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

one vase with restorations; both with surface wear; minor chips to base; loss of enamels and gilt

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China, Butterfly, Chinese ceramics