4 June 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A PAIR OF PARIS PORCELAIN GILT-GROUND OVIFORM TWO-HANDLED VASES
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
Each slender oviform example with tall upright scroll handles before everted neck, gilt and tooled with a stylised swan and a swagged plinth of holding fruits reserved on a lustrous pink lozenge within a laurel-edged cartouche, the reverse with a tooled gilt landscape cartouche within a lozenge-shaped wreath, the upper and lower parts tooled with leaves and edged in pink, on square slate base
12 5/8 in. (32 cm.) high overall (2)
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with Bardith Ltd., New York.
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