• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5966

    Christie's Interiors

    15 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 425

    A PAIR OF VIENNA-STYLE GREEN-GROUND VASES

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY, PSEUDO SHIELD MARKS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF VIENNA-STYLE GREEN-GROUND VASES
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY, PSEUDO SHIELD MARKS
    With two upright griffin handles, each painted with a reclining scantily-clad maiden and attendants to one side, and four female figures in a garden to the other, the neck gilt with ribbon-tied swags, the lower part and socle moulded in low relief with gilt acanthus leaves, on pedestal base
    33½ in. (80 cm.) high overall (2)


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