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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 418

    A PAIR OF CARP VASES

    CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF CARP VASES
    CIRCA 1800
    Each whimsically modelled as an open-mouthed scaly fish standing on its tail
    11 3/8 in. (28.8 cm.) high (2)


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    See W.R. Sargent, op. cit., for a carp tureen of the same coloring and scale pattern dated 1750-70 in the Copeland Collection.

    Literature

    D.S. Howard, The Choice of the Private Trader, p. 281, pl. 340