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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 88

    A PAIR OF VIENNA STYLE 'JEWELED' BURGUNDY-GROUND EWERS ON FIXED STANDS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS, RETAILER'S PAPER LABELS FOR BING JR. & CO., FRANKFURT

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    A PAIR OF VIENNA STYLE 'JEWELED' BURGUNDY-GROUND EWERS ON FIXED STANDS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS, RETAILER'S PAPER LABELS FOR BING JR. & CO., FRANKFURT
    Each of baluster form with scroll handle, the everted mouth gilt with ribbons suspending ivy swags and tassels, the body painted with a maiden embracing or teasing Cupid, within a tooled gilt surround bisected by pink and pale-blue bands of gilt scrolling foliage and white 'jewels', on a conforming socle and stand
    21¾ in. (55.2 cm.) high (2)


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