• The Collection of Benjamin F.  auction at Christies

    Sale 2388

    The Collection of Benjamin F. Edwards III

    26 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 252

    A DUTCH DELFT CHINOISERIE VASE

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A DUTCH DELFT CHINOISERIE VASE
    18TH CENTURY
    Of teardrop form, painted in blue, yellow and green with a water-bird beside flowering plants, the reverse with a phoenix in flight above flowering branches
    12½ (31.8 cm.) high


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    See Aronson Antiquairs, Dutch Delftware, Amsterdam, n.d., ill. 3 for an earlier blue and white bottle of the same form also painted with a bird and flowering plants.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    With Mark and Marjorie Allen, New Hampshire.