A fine and rare pair of square famille rose vases, Circa 1770. Photo Bonhams.
Each enamelled on each side with lively scenes, variously a lady balancing on one leg on the back of a galloping horse observed by a spectacled dignitary and two ladies, two hunstmen in full pursuit of a boar with dogs and other huntsmen in the distance, a lover presenting a rose to a lady in a pavilion beside a river and two further horsemen returning from a hunt with their exhausted animals, the scenes each within a gilt border of foliate scrolls in the Western style. Each 32cm (12 5/8in) high (2). Estimate £18,000 - 20,000 (€22,000 - 24,000). Unsold
Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART. London, New Bond Street. 7 Nov 2013 - www.bonhams.com