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PROPERTY FROM A CHICAGO COLLECTOR

A CHINESE EXPORT ARMORIAL SOUP TUREEN, COVER AND STAND
CIRCA 1770
Estimate
5,0007,000
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265

PROPERTY FROM A CHICAGO COLLECTOR

A CHINESE EXPORT ARMORIAL SOUP TUREEN, COVER AND STAND
CIRCA 1770
Estimate
5,0007,000
JUMP TO LOT

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Important Americana: Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Porcelain, Prints and Carpets

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A CHINESE EXPORT ARMORIAL SOUP TUREEN, COVER AND STAND
CIRCA 1770

painted with an unidentified coat of arms, later overpainted and altered, probably in Holland, in iron-red and black enamel, to depict a Chinaman holding a large banner inscribed with pseudo Chinese characters, the red and white checkered shield of the arms now forming the Chinaman's robe, all within a border of alternating oval and shaped cartouches depicting Chinese landscapes and trees


length of tureen 14 1/4 in., 36.2 cm
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Important Americana: Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Porcelain, Prints and Carpets

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New York