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Chinese Porcelain Rose Medallion Water Pitcher and Similar Basin

Auction:
2481
Lot:
761
Sold for:
$830$700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Chinese Porcelain Rose Medallion Water Pitcher and Similar Basin, China, 19th century, each with gold to polychrome enamel decoration, the pitcher with alternating panels of figures in courtyard settings, and of flowers, fruits and butterflies, ht. 15 in.; the basin with continuous bands of flowers, fruits, birds and butterflies, dia. 16 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

The Pitcher is in very good condition with no cracks, chips or restorations.
The basin with 1" and 1/2" glaze loss to rim.

Keywords

pitcher, Rose Medallion Water Pitcher, China, Butterfly, Ceramic glaze, Chinese ceramics, Porcelain, Pottery

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