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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 344

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

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS BLUE INTERLACED L'S MARKS, SIGNED F. AMBLET

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE COBALT-BLUE GROUND VASES AND COVERS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS BLUE INTERLACED L'S MARKS, SIGNED F. AMBLET
    Each of tapering cylindrical form, the domed cover with berried finial and gilt musical trophy medallion, the pierced gallery flanked by upright scroll handles, painted after Boucher with courting couples either observing a dog or playing the bagpipes, within a gilt foliate scroll surround incorporating trellis and diaper, the reverse with a lakeside view, on a conforming socle and canted square base cast with a beaded ring
    17½ in. (44.4 cm.) high (4)


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    Pre-Lot Text

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