Sale 20CN01 | Lot 246

Pair of Chinese Export Porcelain Famille Rose Mandarin Ground Covered Urns with Gilt-Bronze Mounts

Catalogue: English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters

Lot Details

Lot 246
Pair of Chinese Export Porcelain Famille Rose Mandarin Ground Covered Urns with Gilt-Bronze Mounts
Early 19th Century
Each mounted as a lamp, of flattened urn form, with molded figures in panels depicting Guanyin and attendants in a landscape on a turquoise ground. Height 23 inches (58.5 cm).


Estimate: $1,200 - $1,800
Sold for $11,875 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Not drilled for electricity, handles probably restored, apparent in at least three of the 'tails' and 'heads' one lid detachable and with hairline crack visible from underneath, interior with firing cracks, losses to gilt-metal base; the other with fixed lid, small irregularity to textured turquoise ground, wear and rubbing to enamel decoration and gilding, one with more substantail wear to figure's face; gilt-bronze mounts only to edges of lid and finials, height of vases and covers 18 inches.


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Estimate: $1,200 - $1,800
Sold for $11,875 (includes buyer's premium)

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English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters

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