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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 89

    A PAIR OF VIENNA STYLE BURGUNDY-GROUND VASES AND STANDS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE AND U MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF VIENNA STYLE BURGUNDY-GROUND VASES AND STANDS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE AND U MARKS
    Of baluster form, the knopped neck flanked by entwined snake handles, finely painted front and back in the Neo-classical taste with dramatic vignettes of ancient Rome and mythological views, reserved on an elaborately paneled polychrome ground, the sides painted with muses en grisaille, raised on a conforming socle and square stand
    29¾ in. (75.6 cm.) high (4)


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