• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 214

    A PAIR OF ENAMEL AND GILT-BRONZE QUATREFOIL JARDINIERES

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ENAMEL AND GILT-BRONZE QUATREFOIL JARDINIERES
    18TH CENTURY
    Each of lobed section with flattened barbed rim engraved with key fret, the sides set with four bat-form appliques at the rounded corners of each of four cartouche panels cast in relief and enameled with bats and foliate meander picked out in tones of blue and green, against a gilt ground engraved with leafy peony scrolls, raised on four ruyi-form supports
    9½ in. (24.1 cm.) across (2)


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    Provenance

    Private French collection.


    Pre-Lot Text

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