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5-piece ‘Café-au-Lait’ Suite with Flowers and Birds,

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Lot 0128 Details

Porcelain with brownish glaze
China, 19th century
5-part altar set with ‘Café-au-Lait’ ground
Two cylindrical vases and three vases with cover in baluster shape
Each wall is decorated with reserves in the shape of leaves with polychrome enamel painting
Therein a detailed flower and bird painting is visible
Revolving border at the upper and the lower edge
Each base with a double ring mark
Height: c. 25.5-27.5 cm
Good condition

The bird and flower painting is a kind of Chinese painting, which is named after its subject. Usually this art belongs to the Chinese scholar painting and in addition to the flowers and birds insects, fish, other animals and different landscapes are included.


The set is in good condition with the usual, slight signs of age and use. Some color wear is visible here and there be seen. The height measures c. 25.5-27.5 cm.

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5-piece ‘Café-au-Lait’ Suite with Flowers and Birds,

Estimate €2,720 - €3,400Dec 29, 2016
Starting Price €1,700
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