24 - 25 January 2001
A COALPORT IMARI PART DINNER SERVICE
Painted in the Imari palette of underglaze blue and iron-red and enriched in bright enamels and gilt with a pagoda on an island and another small island of flowering plants issuing from rockwork, the molded border with stags leaping among flowering plants alternating with green flowers on an iron-red ground within a blue foliate cartouche, the notched gilt rim with a further salmon band gilt with foliate scrolls, comprising:
An oval soup tureen and cover, length: 14in. (35.6cm.).
Two rectangular vegetable dishes, width: 95/8in. (24.4cm.).
A sauce tureen, cover and stand, length of oval stand: 8¼in. (20.9cm.).
Two oval platters, length: 20in. (50.8cm..)
An oval platter, length: 18in. (45.7cm.).
An oval platter, length: 13¾in. (34cm).
Two oval platters, length: 12¼in. (31.1cm.).
Fourteen plates, dianmeter: 9¼in. (48.9cm.). (26)
With Hester Diamond, Inc., New York, October 1979
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