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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 483

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED VIENNA STYLE BURGUNDY-GROUND VASES, COVERS AND CIRCULAR STANDS

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS, IMPRESSED 805, SIGNED SIBT

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED VIENNA STYLE BURGUNDY-GROUND VASES, COVERS AND CIRCULAR STANDS
    Late 19th century, blue beehive marks, impressed 805, signed Sibt
    Of baluster form flanked by rocaille-moulded scroll handles, above tapering circular stands, each raised on three bracket feet, the vases and stands finely painted front and back with titled mythological views, one with 'Horatius Vertheidict Rom.', 'Scipio in Carthago.', 'Constantins Siegeszug.' and 'Constantins Schlacht'; the other with 'Popilius und Antiochus', 'Carago und Dioxippo', 'Gefangennahme des Königs von Marzedonieum' and 'Triumph des Siegers'
    21 in. (53.5 cm.) high (6)


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