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    Sale 7560

    Furniture and Carpets Including Two Private Collections

    24 January 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 20

    AN ALPINE RUSTIC BLUE AND WHITE EARTHENWARE FRENCH TILE JARDINIERE

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AN ALPINE RUSTIC BLUE AND WHITE EARTHENWARE FRENCH TILE JARDINIERE
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The rectangular naturalistically-carved compartment inset with tiles, above simulated trunk-carved legs with flowerheads, joined by a relief-carved undertier, the tiles branded 'Boulongne A.Desvres (Pas de Calais)'
    33 in. (84 cm.) high; 30¾ in. (78 cm.) wide; 14¼ in. (36 cm.) deep


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    A related centre table - originally a jardinière - fitted with Minton tiles, was sold, 'Millden, A Scottish Lodge', Christie's, London, 20 January 2005, lot 235.

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.


    Provenance

    With Geoffrey Bennison, London.