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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 375

    A FAMILLE ROSE BOUGHPOT

    CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    A FAMILLE ROSE BOUGHPOT
    CIRCA 1770
    Of bombé commode form, the iron-red 'drawers' with gilt scroll handles, the two sides painted with a cartouche of a beauty, the top pierced with five holes
    9 in. (22.8 cm.) wide overall


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    This form is based on European faience examples. For similar export examples see Howard and Ayers, op. cit., p. 572, pl. 594; and Beurdeley, Chinese Trade Porcelain, Tokyo, 1962, p. 173, cat. 107.

    Exhibited

    Minneapolis Institute of the Arts, 1997