20 - 21 January 2004
A SHIPPING BOWL
Painted with an engagement probably from the Seven Year's War, a large British ship in the center and to the sides smaller ships flying the white Bourbon flag, clouds of smoke rising behind
10½ in. (26.7 cm.) diam.
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A similar bowl in the Mottahedeh collection is illustrated by Howard & Ayers, op. cit., p. 224, and sold Sotheby's New York, 30 January 1985, lot 135; another in the Garbisch collection was sold Sotheby's, Pokety Farms, Maryland, 22-23 May, 1980.
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