• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 265

    A VENETIAN GLASS MOSAIC MIRROR

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A VENETIAN GLASS MOSAIC MIRROR
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Of arched outshape, encrusted with polychrome flowers applied in relief, the apron with a view of a gondola with the Doge's Palace in the background
    70 in. (178 cm.) high; 40 in. (101.5 cm.) wide


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    A similar glass mosaic mirror, also finely applied with flowers above a Venetian vista, sold Sotheby's, New York, 14 December 1989, lot 327 ($31,900).

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