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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 613

    COFFRET RECTANGULAIRE EN EMAIL PEINT POLYCHROME PARTIELLEMENT DORE

    VENISE, VERS 1500

    Price Realised  

    COFFRET RECTANGULAIRE EN EMAIL PEINT POLYCHROME PARTIELLEMENT DORE
    VENISE, VERS 1500
    Le couvercle à charnière découvrant un intérieur bleu à semis d'étoiles dorées; le dessous du coffret en émail turquoise rehaussé d'étoiles dorées; reposant sur des pieds griffes en bronze d'époque postérieure; craquelures, petites restaurations, légère usure à la dorure
    23 x 12 x 12 cm. (9 x 4¾ x 4¾ in.)


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    Provenance

    Baron Gustave de Rothschild.
    Galerie J. Kugel, Paris.


    Post Lot Text

    A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME RECTANGULAR ENAMEL CASKET
    VENETIAN, CIRCA 1500
    The hinged lid opening to reveal a dark blue interior with gold stars, the reverse of the casket with pale turquoise enamel embellished with gold stars; on later bronze lion's paw feet; minor chips and restorations, minor wear to gilding