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    Sale 7816

    Le Grand Goût - A Private European Collection

    17 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 142

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES-STYLE TURQUOISE GROUND TEN-LIGHT VASE CANDELABRA

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES-STYLE TURQUOISE GROUND TEN-LIGHT VASE CANDELABRA
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Of baluster form, each issuing naturalistic branches, the body finely painted to the front with an amorous mythological couple attended by cloudborne putti, the reverse with gilt-embossed 'LP' monogram beneath a crown, flanked by acanthus clasps, on a circular leaf-cast socle, fluted plinth and canted square base
    55½ in. (141 cm.) high (2)


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