RARE EXPORT BLUE AND WHITE BIRDCAGE, 19TH CENTURY
Of cylindrical-form, the sides pierced with
vertical bars, the gate with delicate sliding
design, the domed top painted with a
continuous water landscape and rising to
a central boss mounted with a
composition and brass hook for hanging,
height 14.6” — 37 cm.
A similar example was sold at Christie’s
New York, January 21, 2003, lot 273.