6 March 2002,
Price realised USD 1,175
USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A REGENCE WHITE AND BLUE-PAINTED TRUMEAU,
Circa 1720, originally fitted into panelling, redecorated,
The rectangular later plate below a panelled frieze carved with floral garlands, marked C657
72in. (183cm.) high, 32in. (81.25cm.) wide
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
This lot has no reserve.
Acquired from French & Co., New York, 1961.
Dina Zhang, Head of Sale for Asian Contemporary Art, explains how Hong Kong’s meeting of East and West has shaped her view of art
François de Ricqlès, President of Christie's France, explains how this exceptional work speaks to the Rockefellers’ mutually admiring relationship with France