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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 546

    A LAMBETH DELFT WHITE PORRINGER AND A CAT-FORM FLASK

    LATE 17TH/18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A LAMBETH DELFT WHITE PORRINGER AND A CAT-FORM FLASK
    LATE 17TH/18TH CENTURY
    5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm.) diameter, the porringer


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Gift of Mrs. Russell S. Carter, 1938 (the porringer) and 1945 (the cat).


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Sold to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund


    Literature

    Avery, “New Gifts of English Delftware”, Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, o.s. 33, July 1038, p. 166.