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    Sale 2130

    Chinese Export Porcelain

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 135

    A PAIR OF VALCKENIER SALTS

    CIRCA 1740

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF VALCKENIER SALTS
    CIRCA 1740
    Gilt floral sprays detailed in grisaille and iron-red on the sides
    3¼ in. (8.2 cm.) wide (2)


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    Several members of the influential Valckenier family were senior in the V.O.C. and ordered large dinner services. See C.J.A. Jorg, op. cit., p. 303.

    Provenance

    The collection of Mrs. Nelson A. Rockefeller.
    Another owner.