21 January 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 11,250
Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000
A FAMILLE VERTE VASE
The ovoid body with a battle scene showing mounted warriors at full gallop pursuing a general and his foot soldiers who bear pennants, fruit-shaped cartouches on the shoulder and the neck with boys in a garden
17 3/8 in. (44.1 cm.) high
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