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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 243

    A Japanese five-piece Imari garniture


    Price Realised  


    A Japanese five-piece Imari garniture
    18th Century
    Comprising three octagonal baluster jars and covers and a pair of beaker vases, painted around the sides with panels enclosing a lady sitting in a pavilion alternating with abundant flower vases, all reserved on a ground of flower-scrolls, the high domed covers surmounted by a hexagonal knop finial, damages and restoration
    The baluster jars 51.5 cm. high; the beaker vases 34.3 cm. high (5)

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