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    Sale 12454

    The Dani & Anna Ghigo Collection: Part II: Oriental Carpets, European Furniture, Works of Art & Tapestries, Chinese, Japanese & South East Asian Works of Art

    12 May 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 428

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED PALE BLUE CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES AND COVERS

    PROBABLY CIRCA 1785, RE-USING LOUIS XV CIRCULAR BASES STRUCK WITH 'C' COURONNE POINCONS

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    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED PALE BLUE CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES AND COVERS
    PROBABLY CIRCA 1785, RE-USING LOUIS XV CIRCULAR BASES STRUCK WITH 'C' COURONNE POINCONS
    The vases of elongated form, with leaf-cast finials and laurel-wreath garlands hung from the tapering handles
    14 ½ in. (37 cm.) high; 7 ½ in. (19 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Marcel Bissey, Paris.
    The Collection of Giuseppe Rossi; Sotheby's, sold London, 12 March 1999, lot 1347.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the second line of the description should read 'PROBABLY CIRCA 1785, RE-USING LOUIS XV CIRCULAR BASES STRUCK WITH 'C' COURONNE POINCONS' and not as stated in the printed catalogue.