• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 2203

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe Including Carpets from The Corcoran Gallery of Art

    24 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 432

    A SARREGUEMINES MAJOLICA COBALT-BLUE GROUND WALL CISTERN AND BASIN

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED UPPERCASE MARK AND 236

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    A SARREGUEMINES MAJOLICA COBALT-BLUE GROUND WALL CISTERN AND BASIN
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED UPPERCASE MARK AND 236
    The cistern applied and molded with a kingfisher perched among bulrushes, a fish in its mouth, a crayfish leaping from the water grasses below, all surmounted by a shell; the basin decorated en suite with water plants
    17¼ in. (43.8 cm.) high, set on a wooden wall mount (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR, AUSTIN, TEXAS