• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 50

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES-STYLE COBALT-BLUE GROUND CENTREPIECE

    SPURIOUS INTERLACED L'S, DATE AND CHATEAU MARKS, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES-STYLE COBALT-BLUE GROUND CENTREPIECE
    SPURIOUS INTERLACED L's, DATE AND CHATEAU MARKS, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The circular bowl surmounted by a pierced acanthus-guilloche rim, the body painted to the front with a couple and to the back with a lakeside view, the inside painted with a floral bouquet, on a spreading socle and rocaille cast base
    20½ in. (52 cm.) high; 16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR (LOTS 35-52)