• 19th Century Furniture, Sculpt auction at Christies

    Sale 2210

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

    20 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 210

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE COBALT-BLUE GROUND CENTERPIECE

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, SIGNED L. BERTREN

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    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE COBALT-BLUE GROUND CENTERPIECE
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, SIGNED L. BERTREN
    Of oval form, the beaded rim surmounting a gallery of scrolling foliage, flanked by winged female term handles, finely painted in the manner of Boucher with an amorous couple and a shepherdess playing with love birds, the reverse with a landscape, the interior with floral bouquets and garlands, on a conforming socle and square base
    21 in. (53.3 cm.) wide


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