Lot 255 (Spring Fine Sale, 4th March 2020)

Sold for £900

Lot details

MIRROR MATCHED PAIR OF LATE QING CHINESE PORCELAIN BALUSTER VASES with moulded floral petal collars and similar folded over rims, the body decorated all over with Mandarins and ladies in Fencai polychrome enamels, interspersed with calligraphy and seals on a white ground with alternating pairs of Fo dogs and Chilong dragons applied to the necks. Both 23cm high approx. Together with a single baluster vase with floral rim decorated in Fencai enamels depicting a lady with children at play in a garden, 25cm high approx. (3) (B.P. 24% incl. VAT)

Condition report
Wear to gilding and some enamelling in places. One mirror matched pair has two chips to underside of rim (at top) and a smaller chip in a lower area. Largest vase has chips and nibbles to top of vase under rim. Chips and frits to mouldings.