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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 76

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND CENTERPIECE

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS BLUE INTERLACED L'S MARK

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    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND CENTERPIECE
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS BLUE INTERLACED L'S MARK
    Of flaring oval form, the rim cast with a band of fruiting grapevine flanked by conforming upright scroll-handles, painted with an amorous couple seated before a ruin, within a ribbon-tied gilt surround, the reverse with exotic birds, raised on four scroll feet cast with dolphin masks and suspending floral swags
    10½ in. (26.6 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF LEO & DORIS HODROFF