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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 346

    A PAIR OF GILT-BRONZE MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE 'JEWELED' TURQUOISE-GROUND VASES

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF GILT-BRONZE MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE 'JEWELED' TURQUOISE-GROUND VASES
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Each of baluster form, painted with figures in classical dress at leisurely or amorous pursuits, within a gilt scroll and 'ruby' and 'white' jewel surround, the reverse with Romantic landscapes, flanked by upright scroll handles suspending rings, on a conforming foot and canted square base, mounted as a lamp
    14¼ in. (36.2 cm.) high, to the top of the handles (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. W.A. CRISWELL, SOLD TO BENEFIT CRISWELL COLLEGE*