• 19th Century Furniture, Sculpt auction at Christies

    Sale 2210

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

    20 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 262

    A MAJOLICA ELEPHANT SPILL VASE

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY ENGLISH

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A MAJOLICA ELEPHANT SPILL VASE
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY ENGLISH
    Modeled as a standing elephant, a crenellated howdah on its back, on a rocky mound base
    8¼ in. (20.8 cm.) high


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    See Christie's, London, 2 November 1999, lot 40 for another example of this model.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ROSALIE WISE SHARP