21 January 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,750
Estimate USD 1,200 - USD 1,800
A RARE PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE GOBLETS
After European glass with octagonal cups above pedestal bases, decorated with panels of still-lifes alternating with flowering plants, narrow borders of underglaze blue crosshatch inside and out
4 5/8 in. (11.8 cm.) high (2)
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Another rare pair of famille verte goblets, but with conical cups, was in the collection of The Hon. Nellie Ionides (no. 433) and sold Christie's, London, 17 June 2003, lot 143.
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