21 January 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 10,625
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A BLUE AND WHITE COFFEE-POT AND COVER AND A DOUBLE-LIPPED SAUCEBOAT
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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Fuchs and Howard, Made in China, p. 115, no. 66 (the teapot) and p. 89, no. 50 (the sauceboat).
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