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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 91

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

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS BLUE INTERLACED L'S AND IRON-RED CHATEAU DES TUILERIES MARKS, SIGNED A. COLLOT

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE COBALT-BLUE GROUND VASES AND COVERS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS BLUE INTERLACED L'S AND IRON-RED CHATEAU DES TUILERIES MARKS, SIGNED A. COLLOT
    Of baluster form, the domed cover with cone finial, the neck gilt with a musical trophy, each painted with a continuous scene of either a nymph spilling a drink from an amphora into a putto's goblet or with a nymph attended by a putto bearing a bow and arrow, the reverse with a lakeside view, the shoulder flanked by upright scroll handles suspending laurel swags, on a conforming socle and canted square base cast with a ring of berried laurel
    27 in. (68.6 cm.) high (4)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATES OF MR. & MRS. WILLIAM D. GRAUE