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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 380

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS

    AFTER CLODION, CAST BY FERDINAND BARBEDIENNE, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS
    AFTER CLODION, CAST BY FERDINAND BARBEDIENNE, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Each ovoid vase cast in bas-relief with classically-draped maidens, flanked by a pair of horned grotesque mask handles, on as waisted socle and bead-moulded square base with toupie feet, signed F. BARBEDIENNE
    18¾ in. (47 cm.) high, excluding fitment (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF HELENE A. RICKETTS (LOTS 359-383)