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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 533

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SÈVRES STYLE IRIDESCENT PALE-BLUE GROUND VASE AND COVER

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS BLACK INTERLACED L'S MARK, SIGNED A. COLLOT

    Price Realised  

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SÈVRES STYLE IRIDESCENT PALE-BLUE GROUND VASE AND COVER
    Late 19th/early 20th century, spurious black interlaced L's mark, signed A. Collot
    In the Art Nouveau taste, of inverted pear form, the shallow domed cover with cone finial, painted with a fair-haired maiden reclining in a bower of flowers attended by two putti, within a surround of colourful gilt scrolls and stylized flower forms, flanked by foliate scroll pilaster handles, each surmounted by a putto holding a cymbal, the terminal suspending a musical trophy, the reverse with a view of a woodland stream, on a conforming socle, berried laurel wreath and shaped circular base
    30¾ in. (78 cm.) high (2)


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