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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 360

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE IRIDESCENT-PINK GROUND VASES

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, SIGNED COLLOT

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE IRIDESCENT-PINK GROUND VASES
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, SIGNED COLLOT
    Each of elongated baluster form, finely painted with a scantily clad maiden and putto stringing garlands, the reverse with Romantic landscapes, within gilt scroll and caillouté surrounds, the sides with musical and amatory trophies on a faux-marble ground, the conforming socle above a ring cast canted square base, with two later covers
    22¾ in. (57.8 cm.) high, overall (4)


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    For other examples painted by Collot, see Christie's, New York, 24 October 2006 and 25 October 2007, lot 198 and 533, respectively.

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