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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 92

    A VIENNA STYLE CLARET AND GOLD GROUND CABARET

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS, IMPRESSED 804, 806 AND 88, SIGNED S.V. PERGER

    Price Realised  

    A VIENNA STYLE CLARET AND GOLD GROUND CABARET
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS, IMPRESSED 804, 806 AND 88, SIGNED S.V. PERGER
    Each painted with a different mythological view, most named on the underside, within bands of gilt zig-zag and animals leaping through scrolling vine interrupted by blue flower-head and grisaille figural medallions, comprising: small footed coffee-pot and cover, footed cream-jug and cover, footed sugar-bowl and cover, two covered coffee-cups and saucers, a tray
    16 7/8 in. (42.8 cm.) wide (13)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 15 November 1994, lot 328.
    With Diana Huntley, 16 November 1994.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE TWINIGHT COLLECTION