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    Sale 7466

    Le Goût Steinitz, III

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 381

    A LOUIS XVIII ORMOLU-MOUNTED PARIS PORCELAIN AND PORPHYRY VASE

    CIRCA 1820

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XVIII ORMOLU-MOUNTED PARIS PORCELAIN AND PORPHYRY VASE
    CIRCA 1820
    The blue ground vase decorated with two circular medallions depicting a landscape cappriccio and a coastal scene respectively, both scenes within a gilt foliate surround, the upswept foliate scrolling handles issuing from flowered masks and terminating in scrolling serpents with gadrooned rim, on a waisted channelled socle with oak leaves and acorn motifs, above a square porphyry base and plinth with foliate border
    15½ in. (39 cm.) high; 7¾ in. (20 cm.) wide


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