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    Sale 5353

    Christie's Interiors

    29 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 80

    A MOORE BROTHERS HIGH COMPORT AND TWO LEAF-MOULDED DISHES

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, PRINTED AND IMPRESSED MARKS, PAINTED NUMERALS

    Price Realised  

    A MOORE BROTHERS HIGH COMPORT AND TWO LEAF-MOULDED DISHES
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, PRINTED AND IMPRESSED MARKS, PAINTED NUMERALS
    The comport moulded with flowering cacti and bulrushes and applied with three putti forging arrows on shaped trefoil base, the dishes each modelled with a seated putto playing the pipes, with three richly gilt branch-moulded feet
    The comport 11½ in. (29.1 cm.) high (3)


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