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    Sale 2172

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Tapestries and Oriental Carpets

    9 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 238

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE BLANC-DE-CHINE AND CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN FIGURAL GROUP

    MID-18TH CENTURY, RESTORATIONS AND REPLACEMENTS TO BRANCHES AND PORCELAIN FLOWERS

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    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE BLANC-DE-CHINE AND CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN FIGURAL GROUP
    MID-18TH CENTURY, RESTORATIONS AND REPLACEMENTS TO BRANCHES AND PORCELAIN FLOWERS
    With a seated figure on an elephant's back surrounded by a bocage on a rocaille and rockwork base, with museum accession number '70.7.103', regilt
    10 in. (25.5 cm.) high, 11 in. (28 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Ailsa Mellon Bruce.