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    Sale 12029

    The Opulent Eye - 19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art, Ceramics & Carpets

    7 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 84

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN TWO-HANDLED FLOWER-ENCRUSTED PORCELAIN VASES, COVERS AND STANDS

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS TO VASES AND STANDS, ONE VASE WITH INCISED LINE BELOW, TWO VASES AND ONE STAND INCISED B.C., VARIOUS IMPRESSED NUMERALS

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    A PAIR OF MEISSEN TWO-HANDLED FLOWER-ENCRUSTED PORCELAIN VASES, COVERS AND STANDS
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS TO VASES AND STANDS, ONE VASE WITH INCISED LINE BELOW, TWO VASES AND ONE STAND INCISED B.C., VARIOUS IMPRESSED NUMERALS
    Each vase painted with a scene of elegant figures playing backgammon or musical instruments in a landscape, the reverse with flowers, applied with a putto to one side, encrusted with flowers, fruit and insects, the rocaille-moulded foot with a classical lady holding a basket of flowers
    35 ¼ in. (89.5 cm.) high overall


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    Pre-Lot Text

    The Property of a Lady (Lots 83 & 84)