• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 2203

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe Including Carpets from The Corcoran Gallery of Art

    24 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 428

    A FRENCH PALISSY STYLE FAIENCE TROMPE L'OEIL BASKET

    CIRCA 1891-94, INCISED WITH TWO TOWERS, A AND SCRIPT RG: MARK FOR ALFRED RENOLEAU AND FRANÇOIS GORAS, ANGOULÊME

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH PALISSY STYLE FAIENCE TROMPE L'OEIL BASKET
    CIRCA 1891-94, INCISED WITH TWO TOWERS, A AND SCRIPT RG: MARK FOR ALFRED RENOLEAU AND FRANÇOIS GORAS, ANGOULÊME
    Molded and applied with three fish nestled in a navette-shaped basket with rope-twist handles
    11½ in. (29.2 cm.) wide


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    For a similar example, see Katz & Lehr, op. cit., p. 179, fig. 241.

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A SOUTH FLORIDA COLLECTOR