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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ANN AND GORDON GETTY

A Rare Cased Set of Twenty-three Chinese Export Cutlery Handles
Circa 1740
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
510

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ANN AND GORDON GETTY

A Rare Cased Set of Twenty-three Chinese Export Cutlery Handles
Circa 1740
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Americana

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A Rare Cased Set of Twenty-three Chinese Export Cutlery Handles
Circa 1740
each decorated in iron-red, gilding and grisaille, the center with a lobed cartouche painted flowering plants, animals and figures, each set with a mid-18th century blade, 12 steel with Paris hallmarks, 12 vermeil by Louis Deletombe (1752-1753), Lille. Together with a replacement handle of similar date but different famille-rose decoration. 26 pieces.
length of each handle 3 1/4  in.; 8.3 cm
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Provenance

Christie's Paris, December 13, 2006, lot 280.

Important Americana

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New York