N08635_27_lr_1

A pair of Louis XV ormolu-mounted Chinese famille verte porcelain ewers, circa 1750, the porcelain early 18th century.  photo Sotheby's

30.5 cm. Est. 50,000—80,000 USD Lot Sold 62,500 USD

N08635_55_lr_1

A pair of Louis XV ormolu-mounted Chinese famille verte porcelain ewers, the mounts circa 1745, the porcelain early 18th century.  photo Sotheby's

28 cm. Est. 10,000—15,000 USD Lot Sold 46,875 USD

PROVENANCE: Rosenberg & Stiebel, New York

N08635_54_lr_1

A Louis XIV style ormolu-mounted Chinese famille verte porcelain covered bowl, the mounts 19th century, the porcelain early 18th century. photo Sotheby's

25 cm; 25 cm. Est. 5,000—7,000 USD. Lot Sold 8,125 USD

PROVENANCE: Partridge Fine Arts, London, 1982

Sotheby's. Fine French Furniture. 20 May 10. New York www.sothebys.com