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    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 148

    A PAIR OF SEVRES-STYLE BLUE-GROUND VASES AND COVERS

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF SEVRES-STYLE BLUE-GROUND VASES AND COVERS
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS MARKS
    Each front painted with a scene of children at various pursuits, the opposing side with a bouquet, within turquoise 'jewelled' cartouches, acanthus leaf handles, gilt strapwork and jewelled panels
    12½ in. (31.7 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    The Harewood Collection. The Trustees of the late Sir John Wood Bart., Hengrave Hall, Hengrave, Near Bury St. Edmunds, Knight, Frank & Rutley, Lodnon, 15-18 and 22-25 September 1952, lot 630.