5 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,000
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A PAIR OF FRENCH POTTERY TWO-HANDLED VASES AND COVERS
CIRCA 1800, IMPRESSED 'LAMBERT & CIE'
In the Neo-Classical taste, sponged in purple, blue, yellow and green, each with bell-shaped cover, the shoulder applied with rams masks joined by bands of laurel garlands above stiff-leaves, an oval medallion to the front and back, the lower part with a stiff-leaf band and laurel knop, circular foot and square base
19½ in. (49.4 cm.) high (2)
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Lambert et Cie was founded by Charles Philippe Lambert in 1798 and operated for a short time in the Sevres region until 1815.
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