Lot 33: A PAIR OF LOUIS XV SILVER-MOUNTED CHINESE IMARI PORCELAIN JARS AND COVERS
500 Years Decorative Arts Europe
July 5, 2013
London, United Kingdom
Description: A PAIR OF LOUIS XV SILVER-MOUNTED CHINESE IMARI PORCELAIN JARS AND COVERS THE PORCELAIN KANGXI (1662-1722), THE SILVER MARKED FOR PARIS, 1738-1744 Each of cylindrical form, decorated overall with red, gold, and blue flowering urns, utensils and scrolling foliage, on a white ground and within shaped reserves, the domed lid with pinched finial above a floral-engraved rim, each marked on the rims with the décharge of Louis Robin, both rims and one cover further marked with a fleur-de-lys mark 7½ in. (19 cm.) high; 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) diameter (2)
Provenance: Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, Monaco, 9 December 1984, lot 1050. Acquired from Galerie Kugel, Paris.