A pair of famille rose gin bottles, mid-18th century. Estimate 7,000 – $10,000 USD. Photo Christie’s Image Ltd 2015.
Each with sides finely enameled with peony, daisy, chrysanthemum, prunus and lotus, the shoulder with peony, the later covers painted to match; 9 ¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high
The James E. Sowell Collection
Christie’s. MANDARIN & MENAGERIE: THE SOWELL COLLECTION AND CHINESE EXPORT ART FROM VARIOUS OWNERS, 26 January 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza.