21 January 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,250
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
A PAIR OF CHINESE IMARI GIN BOTTLES AND COVERS
FIRST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
Painted on each side with a Chinese riverscape enclosed by peach-ground borders decorated with gilt floral scrolls and edged in iron-red and underglaze blue lines, an iron-red floral sprig at each shoulder corner, the cover centered by a blue flower-head
9¾ in. (24.7 cm.) high (4)
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The Benjamin F. Edwards III Collection.
Fuchs and Howard, Made in China, p. 145, no. 93.
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