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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 684

    VASQUE DE STYLE BAROQUE

    Price Realised  

    VASQUE DE STYLE BAROQUE
    En marbre, de forme elliptique, la panse sculptée de serpents entrelacés et de têtes d'hommes joufflus, le piédouche à dauphins entrelacés posant sur des rochers, base à section quadrangulaire en porphyre
    Hauteur vasque: 39 cm. (15 1/3 in.), Hauteur totale: 57 cm. (22½ in.), Largeur: 56 cm. (22 in.), Profondeur: 40 cm. (15¾ in.)


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    Post Lot Text

    A BAROCO-STYLE MARBLE AND PORPHYRY URN
    Of oval shape, the body decorated with entwined snakes and mens' masks, the stand carved with entwined dolphins on rockwork, on a porphyry rectangular base