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    Sale 1940

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 468

    A NAPOLEON III PATINATED BRONZE- AND SEVRES STYLE PORCELAIN-MOUNTED GILTWOOD GUERIDON

    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A NAPOLEON III PATINATED BRONZE- AND SEVRES STYLE PORCELAIN-MOUNTED GILTWOOD GUERIDON
    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The circular top inset with a central plaque depicting Marie Antoinette against cobalt-blue ground, signed H. Gorner, the raised border set with circular plaques depicting court beauties within scrolled foliate frames, on three cabriole legs joined by a stretcher centred with an additional plaque
    29½ in. (75 cm.) high; 22¼ in. (56.5 cm.) diameter


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