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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 117

    A PAIR OF VIENNA-STYLE BURGUNDY-GROUND VASES AND COVERS ON FIXED STANDS

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE SHIELD AND 7 MARK, SIGNED WITH A CB MONOGRAM

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    A PAIR OF VIENNA-STYLE BURGUNDY-GROUND VASES AND COVERS ON FIXED STANDS
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE SHIELD AND 7 MARK, SIGNED WITH A CB MONOGRAM
    Each oviform vase with domed cover and spire finial, finely painted front and back with classical view emblematic of the Arts, on an elaborately paneled ground, flanked by gilt bracket handles with bearded Bacchic mask terminals, on a conforming socle foot and square base
    31¾ in. (80.6 cm.) high (4)


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    Provenance

    A Private Collection; Christies New York, 24 April 2003, lot 39.


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