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    Sale 7524

    Turin London Corfu The Collection of Giorgio Marsan and Umberta Nasi Volume II Session II

    12 - 13 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 509

    A PAIR OF FRENCH PORCELAIN CACHE-POTS AND STANDS AND A PAIR OF ENGLISH POTTERY EXAMPLES

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, THE ENGLISH WITH RAISED CARTOUCHE MARK IMPRESSED 56 AND B

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    A PAIR OF FRENCH PORCELAIN CACHE-POTS AND STANDS AND A PAIR OF ENGLISH POTTERY EXAMPLES
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, THE ENGLISH WITH RAISED CARTOUCHE MARK IMPRESSED 56 AND B
    The first probably Paris, of decagonal form with bacchanalian mask handles, painted to the front and back with reserve panels of bouquets within black C-scroll cartouches flanked by scattered sprigs on a burnt-orange ground; the English pottery cache-pots of tapering cylindrical form, applied with fruiting vine and twig handles, picked out in gilt, on a lilac ground
    7¾ in. (19.6 cm.) and 5½ in. (13.9 cm.) high respectively (8)


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