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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 262

    A PAIR OF GEORGE JONES PATE-SUR-PATE CHOCOLATE-GROUND SEAUX

    CIRCA 1880, EACH WITH RAISED INDISTINCT REGISTRY PAD MARK, GILT PATTERN NO. 5646, PROBABLY PAINTED BY SCHENCK

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE JONES PATE-SUR-PATE CHOCOLATE-GROUND SEAUX
    CIRCA 1880, EACH WITH RAISED INDISTINCT REGISTRY PAD MARK, GILT PATTERN NO. 5646, PROBABLY PAINTED BY SCHENCK
    Each of quatrefoil form, finely painted and hand-tooled in white slip with a maiden strumming a lute for a putto, the reverse with the putto strumming for the maiden, flanked by trefoil-form strap-handles modeled as ribbons
    7 in. (17.7 cm.) high (2)


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    For a vase of the same subject and form by Schenck, see Robert Cluett, George Jones Ceramics 1861-1951, Atlgen, 1998, p. 162, fig. 427.

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