London, South Kensington
12 May 2015
A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE CELADON-GROUND HEXAGONAL GARDEN SEATS
The top and sides of each seat are elaborately decorated with butterflies, birds, archaistic dragon scrolls, reticulated cash symbols and branches bearing fruits and flowers, all set against a celadon ground. The sides are further decorated with raised bosses highlighted in gilt.
18 ½ in. (47 cm.) high
The collection of Barone Angelo Pezzino di Geronimo, assembled circa 1950.
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