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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 430

    A LARGE PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED FAMILLE ROSE VASES

    CIRCA 1760, THE PORCELAIN

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED FAMILLE ROSE VASES
    CIRCA 1760, THE PORCELAIN
    Each of tapering square form, decorated front and back in relief with a young woman carrying a basket of flowers on a hoe over her shoulder, attended by a young boy, the sides with ladies and children in a garden, flanked by grapevine handles with ram's head terminals, on a pierced foot and ribbon-tied oak leaf and acorn molded base supported by four tortoises, the mounts 19th century
    16¼ in. (41.2 cm.) high (2)


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    Literature

    D.S. Howard, The Choice of the Private Trader, p. 243, pl. 288