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    Sale 3786

    The Collection of Carroll Petrie & European Decorative Arts from the Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, including the Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection

    31 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1292

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE AND JAPANESE PORCELAIN POT-POURRI VASE

    THE CHINESE PORCELAIN KANGXI (1662-1722), THE JAPANESE PORCELAIN LATE 19TH CENTURY, THE BASE AND MOUNTS POSSIBLY 18TH CENTURY AND RE-GILT

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE AND JAPANESE PORCELAIN POT-POURRI VASE
    THE CHINESE PORCELAIN KANGXI (1662-1722), THE JAPANESE PORCELAIN LATE 19TH CENTURY, THE BASE AND MOUNTS POSSIBLY 18TH CENTURY AND RE-GILT
    Cast as a tree supporting a Japanese Satsuma pot on a pierced rocky base, flanked by three Chinese biscuit-glazed green parrots, the rim of lid stamped with a spurious 'C' couronné poinçon
    7 ½ in. (19 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Frank Partridge and Sons, London and New York, in 1978.
    Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection.