• Art of the Islamic and Indian  auction at Christies

    Sale 7843

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    13 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 312

    A BROCARD GILT AND ENAMELLED GREEN GLASS BOTTLE

    PARIS, FRANCE, DATED 1871

    Price Realised  

    A BROCARD GILT AND ENAMELLED GREEN GLASS BOTTLE
    PARIS, FRANCE, DATED 1871
    Of bulbous form with a long and slightly flaring neck rising from meandering applied green glass band, on short trumpet foot, the surface completely gilded, the body with a band of floral medallions on intricate foliate ground alternating with three large pink, blue and red lotus blossoms, further bands with arabesques above, signed and dated around the edge of the foot
    14¾in. (37.6cm.) high


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    A similar bottle, signed "Brocard 23 rue Bertrand Pary", was sold in these Rooms, 6 October 2009, 291.

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