• 19th Century Furniture, Sculpt auction at Christies

    Sale 2210

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

    20 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 197

    A PAIR OF LIMOGES PATE-SUR-PATE CELADON-GROUND VASES

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, INCISED 752

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    A PAIR OF LIMOGES PATE-SUR-PATE CELADON-GROUND VASES
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, INCISED 752
    Each of tapering cylindrical form, painted and hand tooled in white slip with a putto playing badminton among gilt grasses and pink flowers, the lower body with gilt band and hints of anthemion in black tracery, on a spreading socle
    7¾ in. (19.6 cm.) high (2)


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