A Chinese Kangxi parcel-gilt and powder blue large Jardinière, 18th century, the later mounts in Louis XVI style

with an ormolu leaf-cast rim and laurel-leaf base, on three leaf-carved feet. 40.5 cm; 44.5 cm. Lot sold 10,000 USD

Sotheby's. Important French Furniture. 06 Nov 08. New York  Photo courtesy Sotheby's. www.sothebys.com