Lot 366: CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN BASKET AND STAND, 1790-1800.
October 25, 2016
Portsmouth, NH, USALive Auction
Description: Of navette form, painted in silver lustre, gold, puce and blue enamels with ribbon-tied floral and berry sprays surrounded by matching borders, gilt rope-twist handles. Lengths 7 7/8 and 9 inches. Together with a Chinese export porcelain famille rose reticulated basket stand, an initialled teapot and cover and saucer, and a 'Mandarin palette' saucer, all 1790-1810. (6)Provenance: The basket and stand, D.M. & P. Manheim, New York.