22 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 5,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 4,000
A BASSANO SHAPED RECTANGULAR STAND FROM A TABLE CENTREPIECE
Of stepped form with concave sides and semi-circular corners, on eight circular baluster feet, the upper part with eight conical appendages at the angles, painted in blue, green, yellow ochre and manganese with rocky islands with pagodas, obelisks, fences, flowering plants, palm trees and birds in flight, the feet with bands of trailing foliage (three conical supports lacking and five chipped, three corners with glaze flaking, slight chipping and glaze flaking)
24½ in. (62.2 cm.) wide
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