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PROPERTY OF THE DUCAL FAMILY OF PATERNÒ-CASTELLO

A pair of Restauration gilt-bronze and cut-glass three-tier centrepieces, attributed to Thomire, circa 1820
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PROPERTY OF THE DUCAL FAMILY OF PATERNÒ-CASTELLO

A pair of Restauration gilt-bronze and cut-glass three-tier centrepieces, attributed to Thomire, circa 1820
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A pair of Restauration gilt-bronze and cut-glass three-tier centrepieces, attributed to Thomire, circa 1820

Provenance

Donna Fernanda Grifeo (1829-1902), daughter of Don Vincenzo, 8th Principe di Partanna and Donna Agata Gravina Principessa di Palagonia e Lercara 
Her son, Don Francesco Paternó Castello (1850-1912), 9th Duca di Carcaci and 7th Barone di Placa e Bajana;
Thence by descent.

Catalogue Note

COMPARATIVE LITERATURE

Ottomeyer, H. and Pröschel, P. Vergoldete Bronzen, Vol.1., München, 1986, p. 386, fig. 5.16.13.

A similar two-tier centerpiece signed THOMIRE A PARIS was offered at Bukowskis Stockholm, 26-28 May 2003, lot 974. A related three-tier centerpiece signed THOMIRE A PARIS was sold at Christie's New York, 24 May 2001, lot 122.

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