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    Sale 12187

    Opulence

    10 October 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 2

    A MINTONS PATE-SUR-PATE CHOCOLATE-BROWN VASE

    CIRCA 1895-1900, GILT CROWNED GLOBE AND IMPRESSED UPPERCASE MARKS, INDISTINCT IMPRESSED SWAN DATE CYPHER AND X, SIGNED L.(OUIS) SOLON

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    A MINTONS PATE-SUR-PATE CHOCOLATE-BROWN VASE
    CIRCA 1895-1900, GILT CROWNED GLOBE AND IMPRESSED UPPERCASE MARKS, INDISTINCT IMPRESSED SWAN DATE CYPHER AND X, SIGNED L.(OUIS) SOLON
    Finely painted and hand-tooled in white slip with a maiden kneeling before love birds and pulling a string to which five putti are bound, the shoulder with berried laurel tied by a ribbon to at one side
    10 ½ in. (26.7 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY, COLORADO