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    Sale 12187

    Opulence

    10 October 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 99

    A LARGE PAIR OF VIENNA STYLE PORCELAIN IRIDESCENT-GREEN GROUND VASES, COVERS AND STANDS

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS, IMPRESSED 2322, BLUE RETAILER'S MARKS FOR PALAIS ROYAL, HABANA, EACH TWICE SIGNED WAGNER

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    A LARGE PAIR OF VIENNA STYLE PORCELAIN IRIDESCENT-GREEN GROUND VASES, COVERS AND STANDS
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS, IMPRESSED 2322, BLUE RETAILER'S MARKS FOR PALAIS ROYAL, HABANA, EACH TWICE SIGNED WAGNER
    Each flanked by gaping mask handles with foliate and maiden mask terminals, finely painted to one wide with either 'La coronacion de Josephina' after Jacques-Louis David or 'the 'Colunante la corte de Salamanca' after Ricardo Balaca y Canseco, the reverse with 'Un feliz matrimonio' and 'Las priemeros amores', identified on the underside
    34 ½ in. (86.3 cm.) high


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