A Chinese porcelain vase, 19th century
A Chinese porcelain vase, 19th century. Of pear shaped form, mounted with ormolu acanthus scroll handles and overglaze painted to both sides with polychrome enamels against a white ground depicting flowering chrysanthemums issuing from a rocky outcrop with a butterfly above with two concentric circles underglaze painted in blue to the base. 6.8 in (17.3 cm) height.
Auction Date: March 2015