26 octobre 2009

A fine pair of French Louis XVI style gilt-bronze mounted Sèvres lilac-grey porcelain vases "Tabouret" and liners

A fine pair of French Louis XVI style gilt-bronze mounted Sèvres lilac-grey porcelain vases "Tabouret" and liners, the Sèvres porcelain dated 1860, the mounts possibly by Christofle or Beauferey. photo Sotheby's each vase with the printed S60 within a lozenge in blue. Snake-cast handles lacking. 53.3 cm; 30.5 cm - Est. 50,000—70,000 USD - Sold 92,500 USD LITERATURE AND REFERENCES: The Art Journal Catalogue of the Paris Universal exhibition of 1867, London, P. 53 for an engraving of a 19th century example exhibited... [Lire la suite]
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