• The Manolo March Collection Fr auction at Christies

    Sale 7817

    The Manolo March Collection From Son Galcerán, Mallorca

    28 - 29 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 425

    A PAIR OF MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND MAPLE WALKING-STICK CORNER STANDS

    CIRCA 1950, ATTRIBUTED TO MAISON JANSEN

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND MAPLE WALKING-STICK CORNER STANDS
    CIRCA 1950, ATTRIBUTED TO MAISON JANSEN
    With eleven various walking-sticks, comprising: three of beadwork; two of gold mounted faux tortoiseshell each with an engraved cypher; four with 18th century St. Cloud porcelain handles; one of fruitwood by Howell, London and with cypher 'SL'; and an Indian bone and mother-of-pearl example
    the stands - 35 in. (89 cm.) high; 15 in. (38 cm.) wide; each side 10½ in. (17 cm.) long (13)


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