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    Sale 7816

    Le Grand Goût - A Private European Collection

    17 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 121

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES-STYLE COBALT-BLUE GROUND VASES AND COVERS

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS INTERLACED L'S, SÈVRES AND CHÂTEAU MARKS, SIGNED E. GRISARD

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    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES-STYLE COBALT-BLUE GROUND VASES AND COVERS
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS INTERLACED L'S, SÈVRES AND CHÂTEAU MARKS, SIGNED E. GRISARD
    Each domed cover with pomegranate finial, the bulbous body decorated to the front with a cartouche finely painted with amorous mythological figures, and with a lakeside château to the reverse, applied with a pair of scrolled acanthus handles, on circular spreading socle and canted square base
    38 in. (96.5 cm.) high (2)


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