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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 193

    A LONDON-DECORATED TEAPOT AND COVER

    THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1750, THE DECORATION CIRCA 1750-70

    Price Realised  

    A LONDON-DECORATED TEAPOT AND COVER
    THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1750, THE DECORATION CIRCA 1750-70
    Decorated allover with bianco-sopra-bianco flowers and later polychrome butterflies, caterpillars and other insects
    5 in. (12.6 cm.) high (2)


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    For a very similar teapot and cover, see Sotheby's, New York, 28-31 January 2001, lot 316.

    Provenance

    Mr. & Mrs. Harlan Miller, Arlington, Vermont.


    Literature

    Fuchs and Howard, Made in China, p. 116, no. 67.
    Howard, The Choice of the Private Trader, p. 150, no. 161.


    Exhibited

    Minneapolis Institute of Art, 1997.