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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 100

    A MINTONS PATE-SUR-PATE PEACOCK-BLUE VASE

    CIRCA 1895, GILT CROWNED GLOBE AND IMPRESSED UPPERCASE MARK, SHAPE NO. 2443, SIGNED L.(OUIS) SOLON

    Price Realised  

    A MINTONS PATE-SUR-PATE PEACOCK-BLUE VASE
    Circa 1895, gilt crowned globe and impressed uppercase mark, shape no. 2443, signed L.(ouis) Solon
    Of shield shape, the shoulder enriched with gilt scale-pattern above a gilt band and pendants, finely painted and hand-tooled in white slip with a scantily clad maiden placing models of putti at her feet, the footrim similarly enriched with gilt bands
    6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) high


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    See Christie's, New York, 11 April 2007, lot 292 for a rectangular plaque which also features a maiden with miniature models of putti.