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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 10

    A PAIR OF CHELSEA SUNFLOWER STANDS

    CIRCA 1755, ONE WITH IRON-RED ANCHOR MARK TO THE BASE OF THE HANDLE

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF CHELSEA SUNFLOWER STANDS
    CIRCA 1755, ONE WITH IRON-RED ANCHOR MARK TO THE BASE OF THE HANDLE
    Each molded as an open yellow sunflower with stalk handle and two overlapping green leaves
    9 in. (22.8 cm.) wide, overall (2)


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    Two similar dishes from The Estate of Dorothy Hirschorn, Sotheby's, New York, 26 September 1998, lots 264 and 265 were sold Christie's, New York, 20 April 2007, lot 210.

    Provenance

    With Michele Beiny, New York.