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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 536

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

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS BLUE INTERLACED L'S, SIGNED E. BERTREN

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SÈVRES STYLE COBALT-BLUE GROUND VASES AND COVERS
    Late 19th/20th century, spurious blue interlaced L's, signed E. Bertren
    Each of baluster form, the domed cover with cone finial, finely painted after Watteau with an amorous eighteenth century couple at leisure before a garden monument, within an elaborate gilt surround surmounted by a vase, flanked by upright bracket handles suspending laurel swags, the reverse with a marshy landscape, on a conforming socle, berried laurel wreath and incurved square base
    29½ in. (75 cm.) high (4)


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