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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 160

    A BLUE AND WHITE VASE

    KANGXI PERIOD

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    Estimate

    A BLUE AND WHITE VASE
    KANGXI PERIOD
    Of inverted pear form, decorated in the Baroque taste, the shoulder with floral festoons suspended from leafy scrolls and enriched in gilt, a band of flower-filled cornucopiae and vases below, the lower body with Berainesque scrollwork
    14 in. (35.5 cm.) high


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    The form and Berainesque details of this vase suggest that it may derive from a French Faience example.