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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 95

    A PAIR GILT-METAL MOUNTED FRENCH CELADON-GROUND VASES

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR GILT-METAL MOUNTED FRENCH CELADON-GROUND VASES
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY
    In the Persian taste, each of bottle form, decorated allover with ogival cartouches and geometric panels filled with foliate scrollwork, the body with four star-shaped panels below a band of gilt faux Arabic calligraphy, on a circular base raised on four flaring feet, mounted as lamps
    10½ in. (25.3 cm.) high, the porcelain (2)


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