• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7830

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    21 January 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 104

    A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU AND VERDE ANTICO CAMPANA URNS

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU AND VERDE ANTICO CAMPANA URNS
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Each decorated with dancing female figures and athenienne incense burners, acanthus and anthemion, and issuing rams' masks supporting seated musician putti, on a spreading fluted socle and a square plinth mounted with a pair of griffins flanking a torchere, on a stepped base
    19 in. (48 cm.) high; 8¼ in. (21 cm.) diameter (2)


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