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    Sale 2154

    Important English Furniture, Clocks and Ceramics

    7 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 204

    TWO BOW KAKIEMON LEAF-SHAPE DISHES AND AN OVAL BUTTER-TUB AND COVER

    CIRCA 1758-1765

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO BOW KAKIEMON LEAF-SHAPE DISHES AND AN OVAL BUTTER-TUB AND COVER
    CIRCA 1758-1765
    Each painted in the 'Quail' or 'Partridge' pattern, the underside of each dish moulded with trailing strawberry vine, the stem extending into prunts as feet, the butter-tub with shell-molded lug handles, the notched cover with opposing scroll finial
    6 3/8 in. (16.4 cm.) long overall; 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.) long, the butter-tub (3)


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    Provenance

    Bought from Beauchamp Galleries, London, 11 October 1961 (the leaf-shape dishes).


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE MR. AND MRS. GORDON T. SOUTHAM, VANCOUVER, CANADA (LOTS 131-214)