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    Sale 1958

    The Hodroff Collection, Part II Chinese Export Porcelain From The Collection Of Leo & Doris Hodroff

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 271

    A CHINESE IMARI HELMET EWER AND SHELL BASIN

    FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE IMARI HELMET EWER AND SHELL BASIN
    FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY
    The ewer with molded leaf border above a pedestal foot, the fluted basin supported on three animal paw feet, both decorated with a landscape scene in tones of iron-red and cobalt blue, two small figures standing on the shore with villas nearby, borders of iron-red and gilt blossoms trailing from blue leaves
    9¼ in. (23.4 cm.) high, the ewer; 15¼ in. (38.7 cm.) wide, the basin (2)


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    Provenance

    The Benjamin F. Edwards III Collection