• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 293

    A MINTON MAJOLICA MONKEY GARDEN SEAT

    1868, IMPRESSED DATE CYPHER, SHAPE NUMBER 589, UPPERCASE MINTON AND DOT MARK

    Price Realised  

    A MINTON MAJOLICA MONKEY GARDEN SEAT
    1868, IMPRESSED DATE CYPHER, SHAPE NUMBER 589, UPPERCASE MINTON AND DOT MARK
    Modelled as a crouching monkey holding a coconut balancing a tasselled pillow on his head, on a faux rattan canted rectangular base
    18 in. (45.7 cm.) high


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