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    Sale 2250

    The Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Greenfield Collection of Porcelain, Russian Enamels and 19th Century Decorative Art

    20 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 211

    A VIENNESE SILVER AND ENAMEL STANDING CUP AND COVER

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A VIENNESE SILVER AND ENAMEL STANDING CUP AND COVER
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The circular domed lid surmounted by a figure of Hebe and her eagle, decorated with seated allegorical figures and satyrs, over a foliate-painted rim and putto-cast frieze, above a bulbous cup painted with Neptune's hippocampus-drawn chariot, Nereids astride dolphins and cloud-borne putti, supported by a baluster stem and domed foot decorated with a Bacchanalia scene, with indistinguishable maker's mark and Austrian control marks
    13¾ in. (35 cm.) high


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