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    Sale 7466

    Le Goût Steinitz, III

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 461

    A LOUIS PHILIPPE ORMOLU-MOUNTED, PATINATED BRONZE AND WHITE MARBLE TWIN-HANDLED VASE WITH COVER

    CIRCA 1840

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    A LOUIS PHILIPPE ORMOLU-MOUNTED, PATINATED BRONZE AND WHITE MARBLE TWIN-HANDLED VASE WITH COVER
    CIRCA 1840
    The channelled foliate lid surmounted by scrolling brackets and outscrolled foliate finial centred by a pine cone, the gadrooned body with pearled rim and stiff-leaf motif with scrolling channelled lotus handles issuing from bearded masks, on a waisted socle with guilloche border; on a red scagliola inlaid white marble base centred by stylised flowerheads within double borders, above a downswept foliate and guilloche mount and further white marble plinth
    24¾ in. (63 cm.) high; 15½ (39.5 cm.) wide


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