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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 90

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE 'JEWELED' COBALT-BLUE GROUND POT-POURRI VASES AND COVERS

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE 'JEWELED' COBALT-BLUE GROUND POT-POURRI VASES AND COVERS
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Of tapering cylindrical form, the cover surmounted by a pineapple finial, the beaded rim above a pierced guilloche band, painted with a maiden either carrying a basket of flowers or reading on a bench, within a chased gilt band and further white 'jewels' and gilt foliate scrollwork, the reverse with a bouquet of flowers and fruit, flanked by upright bracket handles suspending oak-leaf swags, on a conforming socle and canted square base cast with a key-pattern band
    13¾ in. (34.9 cm.) high (4)


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