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PROPERTY FROM THE HAROLD BROWN VILLA, NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND

A PAIR OF EMPIRE STYLE GILT BRONZE MOUNTED LEVANTO ROUGE MARBLE URNS AFTER THE MODEL BY CLAUDE GALLÉ

France, circa 1890s

Estimate
7,00010,000
JUMP TO LOT
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PROPERTY FROM THE HAROLD BROWN VILLA, NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND

A PAIR OF EMPIRE STYLE GILT BRONZE MOUNTED LEVANTO ROUGE MARBLE URNS AFTER THE MODEL BY CLAUDE GALLÉ

France, circa 1890s

Estimate
7,00010,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A PAIR OF EMPIRE STYLE GILT BRONZE MOUNTED LEVANTO ROUGE MARBLE URNS AFTER THE MODEL BY CLAUDE GALLÉ

France, circa 1890s

Literature

Hans Ottomeyer and Peter Pröschel, Vergoldete Bronzen, Munich, 1986, vol. I, cat. no. 5.12.8 p. 365, for the model

Catalogue Note

A pair of this model, mounted as candelabras, in the Grand Trianon, Versailles, is illustrated in D. Ledoux-Lebard, Le Grand Trianon, Paris, 1975, p. 62. Originally forming part of the furnishings supplied to the First Consul for Saint-Cloud in 1802-1803, recorded in Mme. Bonaparte's private apartment, they were later moved to the Trianon in 1838.

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