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A small cloisonné enamel archaistic faceted vase, fanggu, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

A small cloisonné enamel archaistic faceted vase, fanggu, Qianlong period (1736-1795). Photo Christie’s Image Ltd 2014

The trumpet-shaped neck is decorated with upright stylized leaf tips above a narrow gilt band of angular scroll, the body with angular scrolls on each facet, the tall, spreading foot with stylized taotie masks, and both the body and foot have gilt, notched flanges at the corners. 5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) high. Lot 612. Estimate $12,000 – $18,000

Provenance: Roger Keverne Ltd., London, 1997.

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DAVID B. PECK III

Christie’s. RIVERS OF COLOR: CLOISONNÉ ENAMELS FROM PRIVATE AMERICAN COLLECTIONS, 18 September 2014, New York, Rockefeller Plaza