26 January 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 13,750
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
A DUTCH DELFT POLYCHROME GARNITURE OF FIVE VASES
LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURY
Comprising three octagonal baluster vases and covers with kylin finials and two octagonal beaker vases, each painted after Cornelis Pronk with a variation of 'La Dame au Parasol' between molded ogival lappet borders painted with yellow centered manganese flowers on a stylized coral or fern ground
14½ in. (36.8 cm.) high, the vases and covers; 10 in. (25.4 cm.) high, the beaker vases (8)
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Anonymous sale; Christie's, Amsterdam, 24 June 1998, lot 358.
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