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    Sale 1958

    The Hodroff Collection, Part II Chinese Export Porcelain From The Collection Of Leo & Doris Hodroff

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 268

    A LARGE CHINESE IMARI JAR AND COVER

    FIRST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE CHINESE IMARI JAR AND COVER
    FIRST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    Of baluster form, painted with a garden bursting with flowers, two cobalt blue qilin snarling at four phoenix who fly above, all between stylized flowerheads and beneath a series of formal borders, repeated in detail on the cover surmounted by a blue and gilt Buddhist lion knop
    25½ in. (64.7 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    The Benjamin F. Edwards Collection