21 January 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 4,375
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
A LARGE FOXHUNTING PUNCHBOWL
Painted around the exterior in vibrant famille rose enamels with the continuous scene of a hunting party, one group returning victorious, the hounds at their feet surrounding a fox, several riders dismounted, checking one horse's shoe, in the distance others can be seen at full cry and in the interior a vignette showing several hunters nearing the fleeing fox, on the interior rim above is a gilt diaper border suspending intricate famille rose festoons
15¾ in. (40 cm.) diameter
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With James A Williams Antiques, Savannah, Georgia
The Estate of Herbert G. McKay; Sotheby's, New York, 21-22 January 2000.
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