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A pair of tall square vases, Kangxi, early 18th Century.

Each side painted in underglaze blue with the flowers emblematic of seasons, Spring symbolised by peony flourishing among jagged rockwork, Summer with lotus rising from a pool, Autumn conjured by a mass of attenuated chrysanthemum and Winter with blossoming prunus, the trumpet neck decorated with tree peony and bamboo, height 46.5cm.

 

REFERENCE: CER0339

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