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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 596

    A PAIR OF CHINESE IMARI HEXAGONAL JARDINIERES

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF CHINESE IMARI HEXAGONAL JARDINIERES
    18TH CENTURY
    Each raised on a pierced spreading foot and painted with panels of flowering plants, two incorporating a pheasant perched on a blue rock, the flat rim with ruyi-heads alternating with floral-sprig reserves on an iron-red trellis ground within the raised outer edge, with central drainage hole
    15¾ in. (40.3 cm.) across (2)


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    Provenance

    Benjamin F. Edwards III Collection.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF LEO AND DORIS HODROFF