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Pair of Chinese Export Porcelain Vases and Covers

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Chinese Export Porcelain Vases and Covers, late 18th century, hexagonal shape with brightly enameled foo lion finials to domed covers, polychrome enameled and gilded panel side with courtesans and scholars within landscapes bordered with trefoil diapering, ht. 21 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Each in very good condition throughout with no evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Chinese export porcelain, Chinese porcelain, Dome, Economic history of China

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