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    Sale 7812

    Belgravia and Lake Geneva - Two European Collections

    14 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 18

    A CHINESE BLANC-DE-CHINE CRAB FORMED WATERDROPPER

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE BLANC-DE-CHINE CRAB FORMED WATERDROPPER
    18TH CENTURY
    Modelled seated on a wide lotus leaf; together with a small teapot with cover, both with wood stands
    The waterdropper - 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) wide (2)


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    Provenance

    Acquired from L. Wannieck, Paris, in 1930.