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Pair of  Chinese Porcelain Table LampsPair of  Chinese Porcelain Table LampsPair of  Chinese Porcelain Table Lamps

A Fine Pair of Table Lamps in the French Chinoiserie Taste

The Chinese baluster form vases, mounted with shishi masks, decorated with iron red grounds, depicting Taoist scholars and pupils in a bamboo grove, hand painted in cobalt blues, greens and gilts; mounted with French bronze circular feet and caps, in the Chinoiserie manner. Fitted for electricity.
China/France
Circa 1880
In the last quarter of the 19th century, Japan opened its borders to the Western powers, and the native art, hithertofore unknown in Europe, launched a taste for Japanese art, and re-awoke the taste for the decorative arts of China.

Item ID:8642

STYLE
Asian
PERIOD
19th Century
THEME
Ethnic
ROOM
bedroom, entrance, kitchen, living room

Butchoff Antiques

James Kaye
154 Kensington Church Street
London W8 4BN
UK
Tel: 44 (0) 20 7221 8174
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    Pair of Chinese Porcelain Table Lamps

    £4,500 GBP   ~ $6,283 USD