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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 156

    A GROUP OF SIX GILT-BRONZE AND ENAMEL TABLE ARTICLES

    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    A GROUP OF SIX GILT-BRONZE AND ENAMEL TABLE ARTICLES
    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Comprising a cache-pot decorated on one side with Venus and a sleeping Cupid, the reverse with a musical trophy, two rectangular caskets, one signed TAHAN Boul des Italians.11., an egg-cup, an oval casket, and a small vase; all decorated with polychrome 'jewelling' on a cobalt blue ground
    The cache-pot: 5½ in. (14 cm.) high; 4½ in. (11.5 cm.) diameter (6)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. W. A. CRISWELL, SOLD TO BENEFIT CRISWELL COLLEGE (LOTS 142-160)