21 January 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 18,750
Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 18,000
A PAIR OF ROCOCO WINE COOLERS
Modeled after Marieberg faience with molded rocaillerie edged in feathered iron-red continuing to a pair of outscrolled iron-red handles enriched with gilt veining, enameled with clusters of pink and purple flowers
11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm.) wide across handles (2)
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A very similar pair was with J.A. Lloyd Hyde, New York City (1937) and then in the collection of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, Virginia, later sold Sotheby's, New York, 23 January 1992, lot 369.
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