• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5414

    The Sunday Sale

    28 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 64

    A PAIR OF CHARLES X GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE ORNAMENTAL VASES

    SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF CHARLES X GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE ORNAMENTAL VASES
    Second quarter 19th century
    Each with a gadrooned and lotus leaf rim above a waisted collar flanked by scrolling acanthus handles, the body decorated with scrolling vine and acanthus, on a stepped plinth base applied with swan-neck lyre motifs
    15¼ in. (39 cm.) high (2)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage