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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 45

    A PAIR OF CHAMPLEVE AND ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE IVORY-GROUND VASES AND COVERS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF CHAMPLEVE AND ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE IVORY-GROUND VASES AND COVERS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY
    Of bottle form, the tall knopped neck cast with a tasseled lappet panel above alternating bands of gilt anthemion and floral forms, finely painted after Boucher with three putti emblematic of Love, flanked by gilt enriched female mask handles, the reverse with amatory trophies, the base enriched with champlevé enamels and raised on scroll feet
    25½ in. (64.7 cm.) high (4)


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