• 19th Century Furniture, Sculpt auction at Christies

    Sale 2210

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

    20 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 202

    A PAIR OF FRENCH IVORY-GROUND VASES

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, INCISED 1P

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    A PAIR OF FRENCH IVORY-GROUND VASES
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, INCISED 1P
    In the Japonisme taste, each of moon-flask form, the knopped neck flanked by powdered-gilt bracket handles, finely painted with either a Japanese warrior or a woman in a kimono within a gilt garden landscape, the reverse with insects among vine, raised on two flange feet
    10 5/8 in. (26.9 cm.) high (2)


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