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A DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE OCTAGAONAL BALUSTER VASE AND COVER, LATE 17TH CENTURY

Estimate:

5,000 to - 7,000 USD

Property from a Private Connecticut Collection

A DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE OCTAGAONAL BALUSTER VASE AND COVER, LATE 17TH CENTURY

A DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE OCTAGAONAL BALUSTER VASE AND COVER, LATE 17TH CENTURY

Estimate:

5,000 to - 7,000 USD

Lot sold:

4,375

USD

Property from a Private Connecticut Collection 

A DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE OCTAGAONAL BALUSTER VASE AND COVER, LATE 17TH CENTURY


of inverted form, painted in Chinese 'Transitional' style with a continuous scene of Chinoiserie figures in a landscape, outlined in black and with stylized leaf borders, GK monogram for Gerrit Pietersz Kam of Drie Postelyne Astonne (The Three Porcelain Ash-Barrels) factory, or De Paeuw (The Peacock) factory, and painted numeral 2.

height 22½ in.

57.2 cm

The cover with restoration to one corner which has discolored. The main body of the vase in generally good condition and appearance, with only typical glaze flakes to extremities. A small firing flaw to body, located above the group of three painted figures. 


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

 NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Guest & Gray, London, bearing label