Barnebys welcomes Millon & Associés. Millon & Associés dates from the 19th century and  was the first Fine Art auction house in France to become independant. The auction house has organised several auctions in Tokyo, Beijing, Russia, Belgium and Switzerland amongst others.

Barnebys top lot from Millon & Associés Collections & Estates sale on 31st October is this "bao yue ping" Gourd porcelain vase. This exquisite piece is decorated with flowers on the sides and the handles are shaped as foliage. The centre of the vase has an intricate design which features the body of each of the eight Buddhist emblems faces in lotus petals surrounding a central star shape. The base has the six-character zhuanshu Qianlong mark. This important piece is estimated at 120 000 - 150 000€.

Be sure to check out the entire sale here.

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