Pair of Cantonese famille rose garden seats, mid-19th century, of cylindrical form with pierced interlocking medallions, profusely decorated with panels of figures, flowers and butterflies (2), height 47 cm width 35 cm. Provenance: purchased from Mallett A
A 'Longquan' celadon garden seat Ming dynasty of barrel form, the sides decorated with an openwork frieze of Buddhist lions among flowering stems and cloud scrolls, between bands of key fret and further flowering sprays, the slightly domed top carved with
A blue ground garden seat, Qing dynasty, late 19th century, decorated in white slip on the violet blue ground with birds and flowering plants below a band of ribboned emblems, the sides pierced with 'cash' between bands of raised bosses, 47.5 cm high
A Chinese porcelain garden seat, hexagonal barrel shape, decorated in famille rose with panels of figures between two borders decorated with leafy arabesques, the top and sides pierced with 'cash' rondels. Height 45 cm
A pair of hardwood stools, 19th/20th century, the rounded sides with open panels supported on five bracket feet, the flat top inset with a recessed 'famille-rose' porcelain plaque of maidens in a garden (2) 46 cm high
A pair of shiwan ware garden seats, Qing Dynasty, each of hexagonal section, the slightly curved sides vertically ribbed and reserved with alternating relief decorated panels, and with two circular apertures as handles, the top pierced with a central wan m
A blue and white garden seat, Qing dynasty, 19th century, the sides painted with pheasants on rocks among flowering peonies, divided by pierced double cash, all between bands of raised bosses, ribboned emblems and foliate scrolls, the flat top with a centr
A Canton ‘Famille-rose' garden seat, late 19th century, the gently rounded sides decorated in bright enamels with figure scene panels interspersed with others of flowering plants and butterflies, all within floral borders and reserved on a gilt foliate scr
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