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    Sale 7614

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    24 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 84

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED, CHAMPLEVE ENAMEL, SEVRES STYLE PORCELAIN AND ONYX PEDESTAL

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, SIGNED LUGE

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED, CHAMPLEVE ENAMEL, SEVRES STYLE PORCELAIN AND ONYX PEDESTAL
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, SIGNED LUGE
    The square rotating top above a blue-ground capital above an enamelled cap depicting flower bearing putti amidst anthemion scrolls, the central porcelain portion of the tapering-baluster column finely painted with nymphs and putti at play, signed LUGE to two sides, on a blue-ground socle with stiff-leaf and fluted rim above an onyx panelled square base with raised feet
    46½ in. (118 cm.) high;
    The top: 12 in. (30 cm.) square


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    A pair of pedestals of this model sold Sotheby's, New York, 29 November 2006, lot 451 ($38,400).

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