• Hanham Court - A Pastoral Idyl auction at Christies

    Sale 5466

    Hanham Court - A Pastoral Idyll

    14 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 230

    A LARGE COMPOSITE STONE URN AND COVER

    MODERN, AFTER THE MODEL IN THE GARDENS OF CHISWICK HOUSE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LARGE COMPOSITE STONE URN AND COVER
    MODERN, AFTER THE MODEL IN THE GARDENS OF CHISWICK HOUSE
    With a Greek-key border leaf-clasped body
    51 in. (130 cm.) high


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    The present lot is after one of twenty-seven Bath stone vases made in the 1730's for the gardens of Chiswick House, London, probably from designs by Lord Burlington, who was both patron and architect.

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