10 July 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 21,250
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
A CIRCULAR PARCEL-GILT TWO-HANDLED ENAMEL BOWL
ATTRIBUTED TO PIERRE II NOUAILHER (D. 1743), LIMOGES, EARLY 18TH CENTURY
The centre decorated with Judith and the beheaded Holofernes; the sides with lobed panels depicting the same legend and framed by repoussé foliage; the underside centred by a coat-of-arms and surrounded by lobed panels decorated with trophies and foliage, the underside of the foot monogrammed 'P.N.'
7 in. (18cm.) wide
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Purchased by Gustaaf Hamburger in the late 1960s, and by descent.
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