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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 339

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE 'JEWELED' TURQUOISE-GROUND VASES AND COVERS

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE 'JEWELED' TURQUOISE-GROUND VASES AND COVERS
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Each of baluster form, the domed cover above a pierced gallery, painted in the manner of Watteau with amorous couples within a white 'jewel' and gilt foliate scroll surround, the reverse with fountains in landscape, flanked by lion-mask handles suspending rings, on a conforming socle and canted square base
    12¾ in. (32.3 cm.) high (4)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. W.A. CRISWELL, SOLD TO BENEFIT CRISWELL COLLEGE*