Lot 122. A famille rose 'phoenix tail' vase, 18th century. Estimate £1,500 - £2,500 ($2,157 - $3,595). Price Realized £10,625 ($15,321). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016.
The vase is decorated in brightly coloured enamels with scholarly figures gathered beneath a pine tree, below a band of shaped landscape panels reserved on a floral ground. 17 in. (43 cm.) high
Provenance: Property from the Lever Collection, acquired prior to 2000.
Christie's. CHINESE CERAMICS, WORKS OF ART AND TEXTILES PART I, 11 May 2016, London, South Kensington