• Important American Furniture,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2287

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver & Chinese Export

    21 - 25 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 483

    A FOXHUNTING BOWL

    CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FOXHUNTING BOWL
    CIRCA 1780
    Painted with two large panels of foxhunting scenes, alternating with two smaller panels of a herdsman and a birdcatcher, reserved on a cell-pattern ground, the interior decorated with a galloping rider and a vine pattern around the rim, with wooden stand
    12 3/8 in. (31.4 cm.) diameter


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    Provenance

    With Elinor Gordon, Villanova, Pennsylvania.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE DIETRICH AMERICAN FOUNDATION