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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 212

    A VIENNA STYLE PALE-BLUE AND CLARET GROUND ECUELLE, COVER AND STAND

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A VIENNA STYLE PALE-BLUE AND CLARET GROUND ECUELLE, COVER AND STAND
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS
    Of typical form, flanked by broad angular handles, painted with four mythological scenes, 'Armide et Rinalde', 'Amour écolier', 'Enlevement d'Europe' and 'Enlevement de Proserpine', identified on the underside, within bands of foliate scrolls and oval panels of flower-filled urns
    7¾ in. (19.6 cm.) diameter, the stand (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. W.A. CRISWELL, SOLD TO BENEFIT CRISWELL COLLEGE*