07 septembre 2016

Pair of lidded vases, Delft, 2nd half of the 18th century

Lot 1703. Pair of lidded vases, Delft, 2nd half of the 18th century. Estimate: CHF3,000 - CHF5,000. Photo Koller Faience, painted in blue and green in the Oriental style, with peonies, scrolls and birds. Both covers have lion finials. No mark.H 38.5 cm. Edge of the cover restored. (2)Provenance: - Lempertz Cologne, 11. December 1990, Lot 1294. - Schmitz-Eichhoff Collection, Cologne. Literature: Köllmann/Reineking/Schmitz-Eichhoff, Sammlung Europäischer Fayencen des 17. bis 19. Jahrhunderts, Cologne 1991, No. 68. ... [Lire la suite]