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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 372

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE TURQUOISE GLAZED PORCELAIN TWIN-HANDLED VASE

    BY ESCALIER DE CRISTAL, PARIS, THE PORCELAIN KANGXI (1662-1722), THE MOUNTS CIRCA 1860-80

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE TURQUOISE GLAZED PORCELAIN TWIN-HANDLED VASE
    BY ESCALIER DE CRISTAL, PARIS, THE PORCELAIN KANGXI (1662-1722), THE MOUNTS CIRCA 1860-80
    The oblong ribbed body with pierced rim and domed lid and foliate finial, flanked by foliate handles, above a rocaille base, signed 'ESCALIER DE CRISTAL' and 'PARIS' to the underside
    10 in. (25.5 cm.) high


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    For further information on Escalier de Cristal, please see catalogue note to lot 369.

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    Provenance

    Rue de la Faisanderie, Paris, until the late 1940's.
    Thence by descent.