• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 394

    A PAIR OF BACCARAT GLASS VASES

    CIRCA 1860

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF BACCARAT GLASS VASES
    CIRCA 1860
    Oviform with flared necks, the matt opaque ground overlaid in brilliant cobalt-blue and acid-etched with a figure of Bacchus in a tiger-drawn chariot, the reverse with Ariadne in a goat-drawn chariot, flanked by scrolling anthemion, the necks with Greek key-pattern, the lower sections with a band of flutes between bands of key-pattern and Vitruvian scrolls
    17¾ in. (45 cm.) high (2)


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