A pair of large and impressive famille rose 'Table of the Peerless Heroes' vases 19th century
Lot 325
A pair of large and impressive famille rose 'Table of the Peerless Heroes' vases
19th century
Sold for £5,000 (US$ 8,404) inc. premium
Auction Details
Asian Art
Edinburgh
13 Nov 2013 11:00 GMT

Auction 20660
A pair of large and impressive famille rose 'Table of the Peerless Heroes' vases 19th century A pair of large and impressive famille rose 'Table of the Peerless Heroes' vases 19th century A pair of large and impressive famille rose 'Table of the Peerless Heroes' vases 19th century A pair of large and impressive famille rose 'Table of the Peerless Heroes' vases 19th century A pair of large and impressive famille rose 'Table of the Peerless Heroes' vases 19th century A pair of large and impressive famille rose 'Table of the Peerless Heroes' vases 19th century A pair of large and impressive famille rose 'Table of the Peerless Heroes' vases 19th century A pair of large and impressive famille rose 'Table of the Peerless Heroes' vases 19th century A pair of large and impressive famille rose 'Table of the Peerless Heroes' vases 19th century
Lot Details
A pair of large and impressive famille rose 'Table of the Peerless Heroes' vases
19th century
Each of ovoid bottle form on flared foot, with moulded and gilded chilong dragons and ruyi fungi on shoulders and neck, the whole enamelled with famous figures from Chinese myth and history, each accompanied by a brief inscription spaced by Daoist auspicious symbols, all framed by butterfly and floral bands (one with faint hairlines),
64cm high
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