A 'butterflies and flowers' flask
Qianlong four-character seal mark and of the period
Of pear-shaped form with a slender cylindrical neck rising gently from a splayed foot, the body depicting vividly enamelled butterflies with long antennae flying amidst peony and narcissus sprigs beneath a band of conjoined trefoils, all reserved on an even turquoise ground.
HK$ 20,000 - 30,000
US$ 2,600 - 3,900
£1,700 - 2,600
Chinese Works of Art
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