October 14, 2021 10:00 EST

Asian Arts

 
  Lot 102
 

102

A pair of large Chinese wucai-decorated porcelain jars, mounted as lamps 五彩人物大罐改装台灯一对

Depicting a battle scene of mounted soldiers against a mountainous landscape, the rims decorated with floral sprays.

(Qty: 2)

H: 12 1/2 in. [vase]; H: [overall]

Property formerly in the collection of Harry J. Haon II (1901-1989), thence by descent

Haon was employed by E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, and was promoted in 1954 to the Foreign Relations Department as Manager of the European Office, London, England, until his retirement in 1962. Mr. Haon continued to live part-time in London into the late 1970s. It is believed that many of the Asian arts in his collection were acquired during this time in London.

Sold for $3,024
Estimated at $1,500 - $2,500


 

Depicting a battle scene of mounted soldiers against a mountainous landscape, the rims decorated with floral sprays.

(Qty: 2)

H: 12 1/2 in. [vase]; H: [overall]

Property formerly in the collection of Harry J. Haon II (1901-1989), thence by descent

Haon was employed by E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, and was promoted in 1954 to the Foreign Relations Department as Manager of the European Office, London, England, until his retirement in 1962. Mr. Haon continued to live part-time in London into the late 1970s. It is believed that many of the Asian arts in his collection were acquired during this time in London.

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