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    Sale 7614

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    24 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 83

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE COBALT-BLUE GROUND PORCELAIN THREE-PIECE GARNITURE

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE COBALT-BLUE GROUND PORCELAIN THREE-PIECE GARNITURE
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Comprising a mantel clock and a pair of vases and covers; the clock with Roman-chaptered enamel dial indistinctly marked ...RMONT.. PARIS ...HONO... surmounted by a lidded two-handled urn painted with classical figures and ruins, and flanked by seated putti emblematic of learning, on a tapering gadrooned base centred by a porcelain panel painted with courtly lovers, the reverse of the movement signed POPON/A PARIS and numbered 1479; the baluster vases with Greek-key handles and spreading neck above a similarly decorated frieze, on a laurel-wreathed socle atop an eared square base
    The clock: 22¾ in. (58 cm.) high; 22½ in. (57 cm.) wide; 5½ in. (14 cm.) deep
    The vases: 22¾ in. (58 cm.) high (3)


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