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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 287

    A PAIR OF ENGLISH FLOWER-ENCRUSTED POT-POURRI VASES AND COVERS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, ATTRIBUTED TO COALBROOKDALE

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A PAIR OF ENGLISH FLOWER-ENCRUSTED POT-POURRI VASES AND COVERS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, ATTRIBUTED TO COALBROOKDALE
    Each of baluster form, the pierced cover surmounted by a large bouquet, the apricot-ground rims and upright handles molded with rocaille scrolls and enriched in gilt, applied allover with chrysanthemums, roses, sweet william, convolvulus, camellias, dahlias and numerous other buds and blooms
    22¾ in. (57.8 cm.) high (4)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. W.A. CRISWELL, SOLD TO BENEFIT CRISWELL COLLEGE*