4 June 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A PAIR OF ITALIAN MAIOLICA TWO HANDLED JARS AND COVERS
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
Each of ovoid form, moulded to the front with a blue border of anthemions flanking a female mask, the reverse with a vacant plaque and caduceus, with upright scroll handles
12¼ in. (31.1 cm.) high overall (2)
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Christie's South Kensington, 30 November 2006, lot 1880.
From applique and back splats to veneering and wingbacks, an essential glossary of furniture terms