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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 113

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED JAPANESE LACQUER AND MEISSEN PORCELAIN POT-POURRI BOWL AND COVER

    THE PORCELAIN 18TH CENTURY, THE MOUNTS POSSIBLY OF SIMILAR DATE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED JAPANESE LACQUER AND MEISSEN PORCELAIN POT-POURRI BOWL AND COVER
    THE PORCELAIN 18TH CENTURY, THE MOUNTS POSSIBLY OF SIMILAR DATE
    The lacquer bowl and cover suspending a bower of flowering branches, a putti in disguise as a gallant and companion below, the shaped triangular base raised on melon feet
    7½ in. (19 cm.) wide overall (2)


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    Provenance

    Property from a Distinguished New York Collection; Christie's, New York, 20 April 2007, lot 296.


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