A Chinese export armorial porcelain chestnut basket, cover and stand made for the Dutch market<BR />arms of Van Idsinga<BR />circa 1780
Lot 1153
A Chinese Export armorial porcelain chestnut basket, cover and stand made for the Dutch market
arms of Van Idsinga of Friesland, Holland
circa 1780
Sold for US$ 3,500 inc. premium
Lot Details
Property from the Nelson Rockefeller Estate
A Chinese Export armorial porcelain chestnut basket, cover and stand made for the Dutch market
arms of Van Idsinga of Friesland, Holland
circa 1780
The bowl interior and stand centering the arms beneath peacock crest encircled by bands of flowers, leaves and guilloche.
diameter of stand 10 1/4in (26cm); length between handles 10 1/4in (26cm); greatest overall height 7 1/2in (19cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Hon. Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York
    Sold The Chinese Porcelain Company, New York, 1996
    Present owner
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