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A Batavia (Cafe-Au-Lait) Garniture
Catalog#: 3rd Anniversary
Category: Ceramics
SubType: Chinese Export Porcelain
Origin: China
Era: 18th Century
Height: various--see below inches
Chinese Porcelain, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong (1736-1795) Height (Baluster Vases and Covers) 51cm; (Beaker Vases) 40cm

A five-piece garniture comprising three baluster-shaped vases and two beaker vases. Each decorated in bright famille-rose enamels, with large leaf-shaped panels enclosing a bird among luxuriant blooms and foliage, reserved against the rich cafe-au-lait ground. The baluster vases, each with a domed cover topped by a Buddhist lion-dog finial.

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