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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 193

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE BLACK LACQUER, PORCELAIN AND TOLE PEINTE ENCRIER

    MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE BLACK LACQUER, PORCELAIN AND TOLE PEINTE ENCRIER
    MID-18TH CENTURY
    With a bowl shaped ink-well on an oval platform with a flowering branch supporting a single foliate-cast candle sconce, on a base of pierced scrolled foliate and strapwork, the lacquer bowl possibly replacing a porcelain original
    9½ in. (24 cm.) high; 11 in. (28 cm.) wide; 10 in. (26 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Michel Meyer, Paris.