1008. A Pair of Cloisonné and Gilt-Bronze 'Lotus' Vases

A Pair of Cloisonné Enamel and Gilt-Bronze 'Lotus' Vases, enamelled with auspicious objects and large multi-coloured lotus flowers wreathed by curling foliage shaded in tones of green and tendrils issuing further buds and yellow and white blossoms, all reserved on a bright turquoise ground, late Qing dynasty, 19th century, height c. 29 cm; construction defects, damaged

From a Swedish private collection, purchased during the 1930's