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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 46

    A PAIR OF FRENCH IVORY-GROUND PILGRIM FLASKS

    CIRCA 1880

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    A PAIR OF FRENCH IVORY-GROUND PILGRIM FLASKS
    CIRCA 1880
    In the Japonism taste, each short neck with a lappet band, finely painted with birds perched among blossoming boughs and fan-shaped panels of further birds, butterflies, blooms and gilt landscapes, raised on four gilt branch feet
    10¾ in. (27.3 cm.) high (2)


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