Two famille verte baluster vases 18th century
Lot 73
Two famille verte baluster vases
18th century
Sold for £7,500 (US$ 12,444) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
The Property of a Gentleman 紳士藏品
Two famille verte baluster vases
18th century
Each brightly enamelled around the bulbous body with a continuous scene, one with a scholar on horseback accompanied by four attendants variously holding up a parasol, a fan and two staffs, approaching a group of three boys playing with hobby-horses on a terrace, the other vase with an Immortal lady accompanied by a maidservant holding a baby boy descending on a cloud towards a lady holding her hands up in respectful worship and surrounded by five attendants with a large fan, furled parasol and tending her horse, both scenes set within rocky landscapes above stiff lappets at the foot, a band with four cartouches containing one of the Eight Buddhist Emblems, bajixiang, at the shoulder and floral sprays on the neck, wood stands. Each 35.2cm (13 7/8in) high (4).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: believed to have been acquired by Lady Lucas in the early 1960s when furnishing Michelmersh Court in Hampshire, and thence by descent.

    十八世紀 五彩人物故事圖瓶兩件

    來源:相信於二十世紀六十年代早期,Lady Lucas在漢普郡裝備Michelmersh Court時所得,並由家族一直繼承下去
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