• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 681

    TWO DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE SYRUP JARS AND AN APOTHECARY JAR

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    TWO DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE SYRUP JARS AND AN APOTHECARY JAR
    18TH CENTURY
    THE SYRUP JARS EACH PAINTED WITH A CARTOUCHE SURMOUNTED BY TWO PEACOCKS, A CHERUB'S HEAD UNDERNEATH, MODELLED WITH FLARING RIM AND SHORT SPOUT, RESTORATIONS, 17.5 CM. HIGH; AND A CYLINDRICAL APOTHECARY JAR PAINTED WITH A CARTOUCHE INSCRIBED METRID:DEM., 21 CM. HIGH
    TOGETHER WITH AN APOTHECARY JAR AND COVER PAINTED WITH A CARTOUCHE INSCRIBED POPULEUM., MARKED, 20.5 CM. HIGH; AN ALBARELLO PAINTED WITH A FLOWER-GARDEN, 11.7 CM. HIGH; AND A SMALL APOTHECARY JAR INSCRIBED CARBOLIN., 8 CM. HIGH (6)


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