A Chinese famille rose flattened oviform pair of vases. Qianlong period.
Flattened oviform pair of vases with a seated lion finial, painted in famille rose palette with a turquoise ground, applied with colored leafy rose sprays with two large roundels of figures on a terrace on the main faces, ovale ones on the neck and slender oval ones on the sides beneath gilt branch handles, with domed cover.
- Period :
- Qianlong (1736-1795)
- 29,5 cm
- Reference :
For a similar pair of vases, see Sotheby’s Monaco, 18 june 1988, lot 1653 or Christies Londres, 13 november 1984, lot 451/452.