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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 323

    A JACOB PETIT FRUIT AND FLOWER ENCRUSTED VASE AND COVER

    MID 19TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A JACOB PETIT FRUIT AND FLOWER ENCRUSTED VASE AND COVER
    MID 19TH CENTURY
    Of baluster form, the domed cover surmounted by a large pierced knop finial applied with flowers, the body applied with fruits including plums, pears, lemons and nibbled figs, all on a foliate scroll ground painted with insects and exotic birds
    23 in. (58.4 cm.) high (2)


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    See Maria Felix: La Doña, Christie's, New York, 17-18 July 2007, lot 243 for a marked pair of Jacob Petit vases of similar form also applied with fruits and flowers.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. W.A. CRISWELL, SOLD TO BENEFIT CRISWELL COLLEGE*