Lot 1055: Chinese enamel porcelain squared vase
November 3, 2016
Boonton, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: 19th/20th c., decorated with figures and inscription, unmarked, 16.5"h x 5"squ.
Condition Report: Good, rubbing, minor flakes, restoration
Provenance: The Estate of Gilbert Ireland, NY - Gilbert Ireland served as the display director at Bergdorf Goodman for over 40 years, where his visual artistry led their iconic window designs. Ireland's exceptional aesthetic manifests in his collection of Asian decorative arts, garnered over several decades with partner Robert Galston. For more information, please visit http://www.nytimes.com/1984/11/19/nyregion/extras-at-the-opera-a-silent-but-dedicated-corps.html