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    Sale 7713

    Furniture & Clocks

    23 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 220

    A LARGE ITALIAN ROSSO LEVANTO MARBLE TAZZA

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LARGE ITALIAN ROSSO LEVANTO MARBLE TAZZA
    19TH CENTURY
    The circular dish with outscrolled rim centred by a moulded pattera, above a ring-turned circular spreading foot and square base
    27 in. (68.5 cm.) high; 39 in. (99 cm.) diameter; 12¼ in. (31 cm.) square, the base


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    This highly decorative tazza can be related to a Rosso Levanto tazza sold from the Axel Vervoordt collection, Christie's house sale, Kasteel van's-Gravenwezel, Antwerp, 10-12 May 2004, lot 113 (EUR17,925 with premium), and to a further related example sold anonymously, more recently, Christie's, London, 10 July 2008, lot 129 (£18,750 with premium).

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