20 - 21 May 2003
A rare blue and white rectangular lobed dish, ko-sometsuke
Of rectangular quatrefoil lobed form with upright rim, supported on four bracket feet, the interior painted with a fisherman in a boat and two young children playing on shore near a willow tree
21 cm. wide
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Marchant & Son, London, Sengers Collection, 2001, fig. 55. Hong Kong Museum of Fine Art, Transitional Wares and their Forerunners, 1981, fig. 133.
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Specialist Joy McCall answers key questions for collectors of the glassmaker’s exquisite pieces. Illustrated with lots offered in the Lalique sale on 15 May
Offered in May, a 1916 canvas that was included in every major survey of Malevich’s Suprematist works during his lifetime, and which revolutionised modern art