• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 4

    A PAIR OF GILT-BRONZE MOUNTED PORPHYRY URNS AND COVERS

    OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF GILT-BRONZE MOUNTED PORPHYRY URNS AND COVERS
    OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, 19TH CENTURY
    The ovoid bodies with rams head masks, restorations
    9½ in. (24 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    Christie's, New York, 29-30 November 2005, lot 1534.