A famille rose faux bois 'medallion' vase Republic
Lot 423
A famille rose faux bois 'medallion' vase Republic
£3,000 - 5,000
US$ 5,000 - 8,400
Auction Details
Lot Details
A famille rose faux bois 'medallion' vase
Republic
Of tall ovoid form with high shoulders and a short waisted neck rising to the gilt rim, enamelled with floral medallions reserved on a simulated wood ground, apocryphal iron-red Qianlong seal mark, wood box and cover.
12.5cm (4⅞in) high. (3).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Prof. Max Esterer, Germany.

    Professor Esterer spent 17 years in China between the First World War and the Second Sino-Japanese War. During his stay in China he is said to have befriended Chiang Kai Shek, who on the former's return to Germany sent him tea to Bavaria for the next ten years.
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