Lot 64: QIANLONG FAMILLE ROSE VASE ON STAND
11 November 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
The vase delicately potted with a banded mouth rim rising from tall cylindrical neck and a short straight foot, with angled shoulder. The bulbous main body finely decorated with two eight lobed floriform petal cartouche enclosing a famille rose hand painting of medallions enclosing a live scene of scholars with their attendance within garden landscape, all surrounded by cranes and ruyi clouds reserved on a ruby under glazed ground. Set between interlocking ruyi border under the rim and foot, beneath the pale-blue key fret pattern on the rim. The vase beautifully presented upon a carved hardwood stand.
Mark on base, a seal mark, of six blue seal script -ZhuanShu- characters, QianLong Reign Period of Great Qing.
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Provenance: PROVENANCE: Acquired from a vast Connecticut estate collection in 2007 with records indicating that they were purchased over several years during the early 1900s and up until the 1915s from the JS Ltd Company New York. Pieces of history being passed on to the future.
Dimensions: Dimension: 15"H x 8.5" Diam ; (only Stand): 3"H
Date: Qing Dynasty