• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 2203

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe Including Carpets from The Corcoran Gallery of Art

    24 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 351

    A WORCESTER PORCELAIN KAKIEMON FLUTED TEABOWL AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1758-1760

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A WORCESTER PORCELAIN KAKIEMON FLUTED TEABOWL AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1758-1760
    Painted and enriched in gilt in the 'Two Crab' pattern, the border with a tight band of flowers, the interior of the teabowl with a sunflower
    4½ in. (11.5 cm.) diameter, the saucer (2)


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    Similar teabowls and saucers are in the Klepser Collection at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts and in the Dyson Perrins Museum, Worcester. A teapot and cover is in the Victorian and Albert Museum. Cf. Simon Spero, Worcester Porcelain, The Klepser Collection, London, 1984, p. 64, cat. no. 63.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.