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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 537

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

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SÈVRES STYLE COBALT-BLUE GROUND VASES AND TWO COVERS
    Late 19th/20th century
    Each of baluster form, the later domed cover with cone finial, finely painted in manner of Watteau with Commedia dell'Arte scenes of Pierrot or Harlequin entertaining Columbine, within a foliate scroll cartouche incorporating monkeys at the shoulder, flanked by herm handles as putti, the reverse with a riverside view, on a conforming socle, berried wreath and shaped square base
    41 in. (66 cm.) high (4)


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