• Important American Furniture,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2287

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver & Chinese Export

    21 - 25 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 492

    A PAIR OF "CANTON FAMILLE ROSE" URNS AND COVERS

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF "CANTON FAMILLE ROSE" URNS AND COVERS
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Each of neoclassical shield shape, the neck and body painted with views of court figures at leisure pursuits on terraces and in pavilions, centered by an oval landscape medallion and flanked by upright foliate handles, the finials as scantily clad maidens taking tea
    18½ in. (47 cm.) high (4)


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    Provenance

    With Lynda Willauer Antiques, Nantucket.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR