A PAIR OF LARGE CHINESE EXPORT HEXAGONAL VASES AND COVERS, QING DYNASTY, LATE 18TH CENTURY
each vase painted with elaborate scenes of ladies, scholars and children at leisure in gardens within rococo-scrolled panels against a gilt-scroll ground, each domed cover of conforming hexagonal section similarly decorated surmounted by a seated Buddhist lion knop, with gilt-wood stands. 6 pieces.
height 21 1/2 in.; 54.6 cm