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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 308

    TWO FRENCH PALISSY STYLE TROMPE L'OEIL TOBACCO JARS AND COVERS

    CIRCA 1870-80, IMPRESSED T.S. MONOGRAMS FOR THOMAS SERGENT TO BOTH, VARIOUS PAINTER'S NUMERALS

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    TWO FRENCH PALISSY STYLE TROMPE L'OEIL TOBACCO JARS AND COVERS
    CIRCA 1870-80, IMPRESSED T.S. MONOGRAMS FOR THOMAS SERGENT TO BOTH, VARIOUS PAINTER'S NUMERALS
    Of cylindrical form, molded in the 'Rustic style', one applied with a crayfish and lizard, the cover finial as a seashell; the other molded and applied with a frog, the cover finial as a snake
    6 in. (15 cm.) high, the taller (4)


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