• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 148

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE PORCELAIN CACHE-POTS

    THE PORCELAIN KANGXI, EARLY 18TH CENTURY, THE MOUNTS 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE PORCELAIN CACHE-POTS
    THE PORCELAIN KANGXI, EARLY 18TH CENTURY, THE MOUNTS 19TH CENTURY
    Each of bulbous shape with stepped domed lid, decorated with stylised foliate sprays and exotic birds and flanked by pierced strapwork handles cast with scrolling foliage and shells, the lid with gadrooned edge and surmounted by a berried finial, on a circular foot with gadrooned edge
    12¼ in. (31 cm.) high (2)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 93-94)