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    Sale 5360

    Christie's Interiors

    29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 176

    A BOW PORCELAIN MODEL OF A BUNTING

    CIRCA 1756-58

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BOW PORCELAIN MODEL OF A BUNTING
    CIRCA 1756-58
    Modelled perched on a flowering tree-stump, preening its wing, on circular mound base
    3½ in. (9 cm.) high


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    Cf. Bow Porcelain, The Collection formed by Geoffrey Freeman (London, 1982), p 158, pl. 268

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    Albert Amor paper label