Lot 4
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A COPPER-RED 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' LANTERN VASE QIANLONG SEAL MARK AND PERIOD

Estimate
200,000 - 300,000 GBP
Sold
187,500 GBP
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Description

well potted with the cylindrical body rising to a short waisted neck and supported on a straight foot, superbly painted around the exterior with a lively writhing dragon and flying phoenix gazing at each other with claws and wings outstretched, their respective scales and feathers finely detailed, amidst an elaborate continuous meandering peony scroll, the foot skirted with a band of keyfrets and upright lappets, the neck and shoulder with a border of leaves and ruyi heads, the base with a seal mark in underglaze blue
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