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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1885

    A GROUP OF CONTINENTAL SILVER & METALWARE,

    20TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF CONTINENTAL SILVER & METALWARE,
    20TH CENTURY,
    Comprising: a large Continental vase, fluted with flared neck & fruiting vine panels, probably Greek; an Italian jewellery box & stand retailed by the Greek firm of Vourakis, the oval textured box & shaped circular stand set with malachite bosses; a shaped oval German tray of plain form, 17 3/8 in. long (44 cm.); a plain Spanish tray with gadroon rim, on 4 feet, 14½ in. long (36.6 cm.) & a large Continental 3-light chamberstick with mask & foliate decoration to loop handle, the 3 sconces on a raised central platform, the body engraved with flowers, 9½ in. diameter (24 cm.). (6)


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