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491
A Pair of Empire Ormolu and Rouge Griotte Marble Brûle Parfums
Circa 1800
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 33,000 USD
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491
A Pair of Empire Ormolu and Rouge Griotte Marble Brûle Parfums
Circa 1800
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 33,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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Fine French And Continental Furniture

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A Pair of Empire Ormolu and Rouge Griotte Marble Brûle Parfums
Circa 1800
each covered urn with a pierced domed lid with berried knop, the urn with a frieze of dancing maidens upon a fluted socle, the pedestal mounted on three sides with masks of Mercury, the stepped base cast with leaf tips and raised on bun feet.
height 17 3/4 in.
(45.1cm)
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Catalogue Note

A nearly identical pair of brûle parfums with two handles are in the Pilaster room at Pavlovsk and is illustrated in A. Kuchumov, Pavlovsk Palace & Park, Leningrad, 1975, p.248, pl.201. Another pair was sold, Sotheby's, New York, October 22, 2005, lot 100.

Fine French And Continental Furniture

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New York