• 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 228

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE PORCELAIN IRIDESCENT-LAVENDER GROUND VASE

    LATE 19TH 20TH CENTURY, SIGNED COLLOT

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    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE PORCELAIN IRIDESCENT-LAVENDER GROUND VASE
    LATE 19TH 20TH CENTURY, SIGNED COLLOT
    Of baluster form, finely painted with a scantily clad nymph seated in a garden attended by two putti within an oval surround, flanked by foliate loop handles, the reverse elaborately gilt with garlands of flowers on a rocaille pale yellow and pink rocaille cartouche reserved on the iridescent lavender ground, on a conforming socle and shaped square base
    22½ in. (57.2 cm.) high


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