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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 354

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE PINK-GROUND EWERS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE PINK-GROUND EWERS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY
    Each of baluster form with an upright scroll handle, the spout cast with acanthus, the shoulder with stiff-leaf tips, painted front and back with putti either swimming and fishing or hunting and dancing within a chased oval surround, on a conforming socle and canted square base
    16 in. (40.6 cm.) high (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

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