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    Sale 5361

    Christie's Interiors

    5 August 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 366

    A PAIR OF DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS

    CIRCA 1800, ONE WITH BLUE MARK FOR DE PORCELEYNE BIJL FACTORY

    Price Realised  

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    A PAIR OF DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS
    CIRCA 1800, ONE WITH BLUE MARK FOR DE PORCELEYNE BIJL FACTORY
    Of octagonal section, each painted with figures beneath a tree at a riverside and buildings in the distance, within a cartouche framed by scrolling stylised foliage, the domed covers similarly decorated, surmounted by flamed finials
    Approx. 15 in. (38 cm.) high overall (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN