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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 161

    A BLUE AND WHITE COFFEE-POT AND COVER AND A DOUBLE-LIPPED SAUCEBOAT

    CIRCA 1730-50

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    Estimate

    A BLUE AND WHITE COFFEE-POT AND COVER AND A DOUBLE-LIPPED SAUCEBOAT
    CIRCA 1730-50
    The coffee-pot of 'lighthouse' form with scrolling handle, the spout as a long-necked bird, the sides with fishermen in riverscapes, trellis bands at the rims, gilt peach finial; the sauce-boat of silver shape flanked by C-scroll handles, the interior with a pagoda in landscape, the spouts with flowers or feathers, raised on four S-scroll feet
    13 in. (33 cm.) high and 9½ in. (24.1 cm.) long, respectively (3)


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    Literature

    Fuchs and Howard, Made in China, p. 115, no. 66 (the teapot) and p. 89, no. 50 (the sauceboat).