Chinese Famille Rose Vase of Large Size

Canton   circa 1880

 Converted as a lamp with metal cover and feet

This substantial 8 faced polychrome vase depicts courtly scenes of everyday life among pavilions in a wooded landscape. One face displays an important seated official with attendants above children at play. While another depicts sages playing weiqi observed by courtesans.

Height including feet 23 ¾” (60.5 cms)

£4,500

 

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