Property from a Private Connecticut Collection
A DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE LARGE VASE, CIRCA 1700
painted in Chinese 'Transitional' style with a large vase of flowers, scattered sprigs and insects, smoking censers and other plants and jars on low stands beneath a scrollwork patterned lambrequin border around the neck.
height 20 ¾ in.
The rim with typical rim chips, two restored hairline cracks and some associated spray to interior and exterior edge, approximately 1/2 in. Overall in good appearance.
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Guest & Gray, London