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Two 'Porcelaine de Paris' Ottoman figures of a Sultan and Sultana, France for the Turkish market, 19th century
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
236
Two 'Porcelaine de Paris' Ottoman figures of a Sultan and Sultana, France for the Turkish market, 19th century
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Two 'Porcelaine de Paris' Ottoman figures of a Sultan and Sultana, France for the Turkish market, 19th century
each modelled in the form of a a richly attired Sultan and Sultana on a pedestal, with cylindrical apertures through turbans with stopper, lidded incense burner or inkwell at their feet
Quantity: 2
each: 34.5cm. height
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Catalogue Note

For a reference on the manufacture and popularity of such figurines, see H. Williams, Turquerie: An Eighteenth-Century European Fantasy, London, 2014, pp.210-11.

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