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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 204

    A CHINESE 'EUROPEAN SUBJECT' TEABOWL AND SAUCER AND A WORCESTER TRANSFER-PRINTED TEACADDY

    CIRCA 1760-65

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE 'EUROPEAN SUBJECT' TEABOWL AND SAUCER AND A WORCESTER TRANSFER-PRINTED TEACADDY
    CIRCA 1760-65
    Each with a version of Robert Hancock's print Tea Party, No. 2, the teacaddy transfer-printed in black and white, the obverse with La Diseuese d'Aventure
    5¼ in. (13.2 cm.) high, the teacaddy (3)


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    Provenance

    The Mildred R. and Rafi Y. Mottahedeh Collection, Sotheby's, New York, 19 October 2000, lot 348.


    Literature

    Howard and Ayers, China for the West, vol. II, pp. 544-546, no. 560.


    Exhibited

    Virginia Museum, 1981-82.
    Sotheby's, 1984.