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    Christie's Interiors

    3 - 5 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 436

    AN AMERICAN PORCELAIN CELADON-GROUND PART DINNER SERVICE AND AN ASSEMBLED STONEWARE PART DINNER SERVICE,

    THE FIRST WITH BLACK PRINTED MARK FOR MODUS DESIGN, NEW YORK, MODERN,

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    AN AMERICAN PORCELAIN CELADON-GROUND PART DINNER SERVICE AND AN ASSEMBLED STONEWARE PART DINNER SERVICE,
    THE FIRST WITH BLACK PRINTED MARK FOR MODUS DESIGN, NEW YORK, MODERN,
    the celadon-ground service in the 'Lotus' pattern, comprising sixteen porcelain celadon-glazed sixteen bowls, eighteen large and eighteen small beaker cups, and three large and four small bud vases; twelve stoneware dinner plates and a serving bowl;

    the assembled service comprising eight raku-style black glazed concave rectangular plates and seven smaller plates, ten stoneware black-glazed bowls and a small pitcher; two large stoneware green-glazed shallow dishes, two slightly smaller dishes, and twelve very small dishes; four green-glazed teapots and covers and ten teabowls, the teapots with gilt signature for Judith Weber; eleven silver metal chopstick rests, mark for Antigona, Paris; together with twenty-six Portugese green-glazed leaf form dishes
    The stoneware dinner plates, the largest, 12½in. (31.8cm.) diameter (168)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this lot contains an additional eight small wood bowls.