Good quality Chinese Canton Enamel Vase on yellow ground with gilt bronze mounts. Flaring neck with ormolu fret mount over an enameled landscape scene flanked by ormolu fret and scroll handles; the body with enameled scene of two young women sitting on a terrace and playing musical instruments, the opposite with interior scene of mother/maiden and two children. Ormolu bands at midsection and foot ring. Signed on underside with Qianlong mark, possibly apocryphal. 10 1/2" H. Provenance: the collection of Valleau Caruthers, Brentwood, TN. CONDITION: Overall excellent condition with a couple of scattered minor spots of grime/oxidation which we have not attempted to clean.
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