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    Sale 1958

    The Hodroff Collection, Part II Chinese Export Porcelain From The Collection Of Leo & Doris Hodroff

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 313

    A SMALL PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE HAWKS

    QIANLONG PERIOD

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE HAWKS
    QIANLONG PERIOD
    Each modelled standing with his head turned, perched with one leg on a colorful rocky mound, their feather wings picked out in shades of brown, blue, pink, red, yellow and turquoise
    6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm.) high, the slightly taller (2)


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    Cf. Sargent, op. cit., pp. 150-1, pl. 68 for a similar larger pair in the Copeland Collection.

    Literature

    Howard, The Choice of the Private Trader, p. 262, pl. 313