21 April 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,125
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
A COALPORT TURQUOISE-GROUND PARCEL BISCUIT FIGURAL CENTERBOWL
The bowl of trumpet form, its gilt enriched rim pierced as scrolling vine, a band of fruiting grapevine below, all supported by three winged allegorical figures, on a gadrooned tripartite base molded with ribbon-tied floral swags
20 7/8 in. (53 cm.) high, the porcelain
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See M. Messenger, Coalport 1795-1926, Suffolk, 1995, p. 276, pl. 273 for a very similar 'magnificent comport'.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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