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    Sale 1989

    Russian Art

    18 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 240

    A Pair of Porcelain Two-Handled Vases

    PROBABLY RUSSIAN, SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Pair of Porcelain Two-Handled Vases
    Probably Russian, second quarter 19th century
    Each of amphora form, the body decorated with raised gilt scrolls and floral sprays, the frontal panel painted in reserve with a bouquet of summer flowers, with two foliate-capped scroll handles issuing from female masks, with gilt ground neck and socle, raised on square base, unmarked
    17½ in. (44.5 cm.) high (2)


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