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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 15

    AN ITALIAN ORMOLU AND SPECIMEN MARBLE SURTOUT-DE-TABLE

    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ITALIAN ORMOLU AND SPECIMEN MARBLE SURTOUT-DE-TABLE
    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Of circular shape, inlaid with giallo antico, porfido rosso and porfido verde in a radiating pattern, within a black marble border and a foliate-cast surround, the feet cast as corinthian capitals
    2 in. (5 cm.) high; 11½ in. (28.5 cm.) diameter


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 15-16)