20 May 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,500
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,500
A BOW SHELL-FORM TWO-TIERED SWEETMEAT STAND
The central circular shell raised on a stem encrusted with frit chippings, small shells and coral, radiating three scallop-shell basins with shaded puce rims, the interiors painted with insects and birds in flight among flowering vine, all on a pierced rocky mound base
6¾ in. (17.1 cm.) high
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