• 500 Years Decorative Arts Euro auction at Christies

    Sale 2305

    500 Years Decorative Arts Europe Including Oriental Carpets

    20 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 399

    A VIENNA STYLE 'JEWELED' IRIDESCENT-BURGUNDY GROUND VASE AND COVER

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, IRON-RED DEC. 1830, BLACK 516, GILT DECORATOR'S CASTLE MARK

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    A VIENNA STYLE 'JEWELED' IRIDESCENT-BURGUNDY GROUND VASE AND COVER
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, IRON-RED DEC. 1830, BLACK 516, GILT DECORATOR'S CASTLE MARK
    Of shield shape, finely painted after Seignac with a continuous view of a maiden and two putti in a wooded landscape, flanked by gilt scroll and pilaster handles, the striated cover and lower body enriched with enameled 'jewels', on four paw feet above a canted square base
    19½ in. (49.5 cm.) high (2)


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    Guillaume Seignac (French, 1870-1924)

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    Please note the photo for this vase is incorrectly labeled 397 in the printed catalogue. It is correct on Lotfinder online.