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    Sale 2130

    Chinese Export Porcelain

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 84

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED PUTTI STANDS

    CIRCA 1770

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    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED PUTTI STANDS
    CIRCA 1770
    Modeled after Meissen lemon basket stands, each a sepia tree trunk draped in iron-red and gilt "silk" and flanked by a pair of smiling putti, now mounted in ormolu with scroll bases and tops to support flower branch candle arms (included)
    12 in. (30.3 cm.) high, the porcelain (2)


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