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    Sale 11414

    Living With Art

    29 - 30 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 433

    A FRENCH ORMOLU MOUNTED CLOISONNE ENAMEL VASE AND A PAIR OF FRENCH PORCELAIN VASES MOUNTED AS TWO LIGHT CANDELABRA

    THE VASE BY BARBEDIENNE, PARIS, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY; THE CANDELABRAS MARKS OF SAMSON

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU MOUNTED CLOISONNE ENAMEL VASE AND A PAIR OF FRENCH PORCELAIN VASES MOUNTED AS TWO LIGHT CANDELABRA
    THE VASE BY BARBEDIENNE, PARIS, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY; THE CANDELABRAS MARKS OF SAMSON
    The vase of cylindrical tapering form decorated with a floral crest inscribed 'PURITAS' against a blue ground and flanked by leopard mask handles, four scroll feet, signed 'F. BARBEDIENNE' on rim, stamped 'DD' under one foot; the candelabra in the Chinese export style, the nozzles modeled as roses
    11 ½ in. (29 cm.) high, the vase


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF RICHARD D. BASS, PART I