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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 85

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN KAKIEMON SAKE BOTTLES AND STOPPERS

    CIRCA 1725-1730

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN KAKIEMON SAKE BOTTLES AND STOPPERS
    CIRCA 1725-1730
    Of lobed square form, the cover with ball finial, painted in the Kakiemon style with peacocks perched on flowering tree-stumps and exotic birds above flowers, the neck with alternating lappet panels of trellis and half flower-heads
    10 in. (25.3 cm.) high (4)


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    Provenance

    The Nyffeler Collection of German Porcelain; Christie's, London, 9 June 1986, lot 151.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF LEO & DORIS HODROFF