20 May 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 22,500
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
A VIENNA (DU PAQUIER) CHINOISERIE TEABOWL AND SAUCER
Charmingly painted with ducklings in a landscape and in flight amidst tall flowering chrysanthemum, the interior rim of the teabowl with a band of alternate green fretwork and pink seeded panels separated by single flowers within an oval reserve, the bottom of the bowl with a duck in flight, the saucer border with a continuous pink fretwork band punctuated with half flower-heads, the underside with three iron-red flowers
3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm.) diameter, the teabowl; 5 in. (12.7 cm.) diameter, the saucer (2)
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Property from the Burbridge Foundation Collection, Tulsa, OK; Sotheby's, New York, 11 September 1996, lot 15.
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