20 December 2000,
New York, East
Price realised USD 329
USD 800 - USD 1,200
A SEVRES STYLE GILT METAL MOUNTED PORCELAIN TAZZA
The circular dish with gilt highlights and depicting a courting couple flanked by ringed handles and on knopped baluster base
9¼in. (23.5cm.) high, 12¾in. (32.5cm.) diam.
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This lot has no reserve.
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
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