• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2827

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    22 - 23 September 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 534

    TWO PAIRS OF FRENCH ORMOLU VASES

    IN THE MANNER OF CLODION, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    TWO PAIRS OF FRENCH ORMOLU VASES
    IN THE MANNER OF CLODION, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Each with acanthus-cast cover modelled with a winged cherub holding two cornucopiae, the cup cast in high relief with a scene of bacchic putti, one pair with variations in the gilding
    38 cm. high (4)


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