• 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 2

    A FAMILLE ROSE MIDDLE EASTERN MARKET EWER AND COVER

    SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FAMILLE ROSE MIDDLE EASTERN MARKET EWER AND COVER
    SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    The loop handle tabbed to join the tear-shaped cover and opposite an elegant, curving spout ending in a flower form, on the front and back a boy on a lotus pad, all in rose-Imari with molded borders
    14½ in. (36.8 cm.) high (2)


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    After a classic Middle Eastern copper form. Compare with an example from the collection of Fernando Soares, Brazil, sold Sotheby's, New York, 27 January 1988.