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    Sale 5926

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    24 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 401

    A FRENCH MAJOLICA (CHOISY-LE-ROY) SPILL-VASE OF A COCKEREL

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY, PRINTED BLACK MARK, IMPRESSED NUMERALS, IMPRESSED LOUIS CARRIER-BELLEUSE

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    A FRENCH MAJOLICA (CHOISY-LE-ROY) SPILL-VASE OF A COCKEREL
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY, PRINTED BLACK MARK, IMPRESSED NUMERALS, IMPRESSED LOUIS CARRIER-BELLEUSE
    From a model by Louis Carrier-Belleuse, naturalistically modelled, with its beak open and head raised upwards, standing before an open pedestal spill, on rocky shaped oval base strewn with corn
    14½ in. (36.8 cm.) high


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