A Chinese baluster vase, Republic period, early 20th century, decorated in eight-shaped cartouche with genre scenes and birds and insects and precious objects on the neck all in enamels and gilt, reserved against an iron-red background covered with delicat
A small pair of Chinese blue and white 'Gu' shaped vases, Qing Dynasty, Shunzhi period (1638-1661), finely painted with scholar seating in a natural landscape, 9.6 cm high. Provenance: Melbourne private collection
A Chinese porcelain bottle shaped vase, Guangxu six character iron red mark to base, decorated with butterflies in overglaze enamels, the shoulder of the vase with a heavy gold rim below a band of flowers, interspersed with the shou character, stylized ruy
A square Chinese porcelain vase, dated 1951, with the signature of Zhushan Artist, Liu Yucen [1904-1969], iron red mark to base, each panel painted in overglaze enamel with a variety of birds in flowering branches, height 12 cm
A Chinese porcelain bottle vase, seal mark to base, Daoguang 1820-1850, a long neck & globular body painted in overglaze enamel with flowering blooms & butterflies, the interior & base are enamelled in turquoise with a reserve in the centre wit
A Chinese Gu-shaped porcelain vase, painted in overglaze Enamels & underglaze blue, transitional period, a women with two children in a garden on the long neck, a band of peaches & pomegranates, a symbol of immortality & the fruit of happiness
A Chinese porcelain vase of tapering square section, rising to a conforming neck and mouth, elephant head handles issue from the shoulder, painted with panels of figures in gardens reserved on a ground on fine gold scrolls. Height 37 cm
An unusual pair of double layered Chinese porcelain vases, 20th century, double gourd vases with cloud shaped piercings decorated with floral medallions upon an arabesque decorated lemon ground, with a moulded and lappet decorated waist and neck, a central
A Chinese baluster shaped vase with long neck, mustard yellow glued over incised decoration of lotus pods and leaves, carved wooden stand. Minor crack to the top. Height overall 48 cm. Ex Portobello Antiques.
A Chinese green glazed shoulder vase, decorated in relief with Shou accompanied by attendant children and symbols of longevity. Raised Daoguang seal mark under the base. Minute chip to relief foliage. Height 25 cm
Imperial cinnabar pair of wall vases with brass plaques depicting five claw dragons on ocean waves, the body also carved with dragons amongst waves, standing on mounted timber bases. Condition good, some damage to one timber mount. Length 21 cm
A mirror pair of Chinese baluster shaped vases, painted with Roosters in a Flowering garden, Jingdezhen artist, Liu Nancen, dated summer 1988, the rooster is the tenth animal in the Chinese zodiac, 2017 the Lunar year of the rooster , height 31 cm
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