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    Sale 11628

    THE OPULENT EYE:19TH CENTURY FURNITURE, SCULPTURE, WORKS OF ART, CERAMIC & CARPETS

    19 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 6

    A LARGE FRENCH FAIENCE (EUGENE COLLINOT) COBALT-BLUE GROUND JARDINIERE

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLACK PAINTED EC.86 FOR EUGENE COLLINOT, IMPRESSED COAT OF ARMS AND G MARKS

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    A LARGE FRENCH FAIENCE (EUGENE COLLINOT) COBALT-BLUE GROUND JARDINIERE
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLACK PAINTED EC.86 FOR EUGENE COLLINOT, IMPRESSED COAT OF ARMS AND G MARKS
    Brightly enameled with birds, insects and butterflies among flowering branches, flanked by long-eared lion-mask handles
    27 in. wide (68.5 cm.) wide, overall


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    Eugène Victor Collinot (d. 1882) established a faience pottery in Boulogne-sur-Seine in 1862, manufacturing pieces often in historic revival or Middle and Far Eastern styles.