• Property from the Collection o auction at Christies

    Sale 7819

    Property from the Collection of HRH The Prince George, Duke of Kent KG, KT, and HRH Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent CI, GCVO and their families

    20 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 141

    A CONTINENTAL FAIENCE TROMPE L'OEIL BASKET

    PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY, H:/39 MARK

    Price Realised  

    A CONTINENTAL FAIENCE TROMPE L'OEIL BASKET
    PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY, H:/39 MARK
    The two-handled pierced oval basket encrusted with flowers and foliage, the exterior moulded and painted with continuous garlands of flowers, with double brown line footrim, one handle and a section of the rim restored, minor chipping and restoration to the flowers
    11 7/8 in. (30.3 cm.) wide


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    Please note that the description for this lot should read 'A Continental faience trompe l'oeil basket, probably 19th century'.