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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 301

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU AND PORCELAIN-MOUNTED COROMANDEL LACQUER ENCRIER

    POSSIBLY GERMAN, MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU AND PORCELAIN-MOUNTED COROMANDEL LACQUER ENCRIER
    POSSIBLY GERMAN, MID-18TH CENTURY
    With two porcelain pots, one enclosing an ink-well, each with flower-head decorated bodies and leaf-carved supports, resting on a lacquer platfrom decorated with a goose-shaped teapot, with rockwork and foliate-carved pierced base, the reverse with fragmentary inventory label, previously further mounted
    13 in. (33 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 17 June 1987, lot 2.


    Pre-Lot Text

    SESSION II AT 2.30 PM
    (LOTS 301-491)