6 December 2004
A BOW BLUE AND WHITE SWEETMEAT DISH
Modelled as three deeply fluted shells, the exteriors painted with scrolls and the interiors with loop and pendant foliage borders, resting on pierced rockwork applied with shells and seaweed (rim chipping and two associated cracks to the three large shells, some chipping to shells on base)
7¾ in. (19.6 cm.) wide
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Fenichell Basmajian, New York, 1-15 November 2001, no. 1.
Cf. the example sold in these Rooms, 23rd January 1978, lot 261.
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