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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 1265

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE PORCELAIN POTPOURRI VASE AND COVER

    THE PORCELAIN PROBABLY KANGXI (1662-1722), THE MOUNTS MID-18TH CENTURY AND LATER

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    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE PORCELAIN POTPOURRI VASE AND COVER
    THE PORCELAIN PROBABLY KANGXI (1662-1722), THE MOUNTS MID-18TH CENTURY AND LATER
    With cat knop above a domed cover, the biscuit-glazed porcelain decorated overall with scrolling foliate peony and flanked by dragon handles, on a pierced foliate base, the dragons associated, the pierced rim later
    11 in. (28 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    The Collection of Mrs. D. Kilvert, New York.
    Acquired from Rosenberg & Stiebel, Inc., New York, in 1968.
    Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection.