19 May 2004
A REGENCE ORMOLU-MOUNTED JAPANESE PORCELAIN BRÛLE PARFUM
CIRCA 1720, THE HANDLES PROBABLY ASSOCIATED
The ovoid body with foliate cartouche on a brown ground, the pierced rim with shell and foliage, the domed lid with fruited finial, the sides with ruffled shells and loop handle supported by a putto, on scroll feet with masks and foliage
7½ in. high
Acquired from William Redford, London.
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