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An Italian parcel-gilt silver table fountain, Gabriele Tortini, Milan, mid-20th century
Estimate
20,00030,000
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360
An Italian parcel-gilt silver table fountain, Gabriele Tortini, Milan, mid-20th century
Estimate
20,00030,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Style: European Silver, Ceramics, and Objects of Vertu

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An Italian parcel-gilt silver table fountain, Gabriele Tortini, Milan, mid-20th century
shaped oval with scrolling foliate border, profusley chased with waves and shells and applied with cast sea creatures, supported by four cast feet of dolphin riding putti, centering two tiered bowls supported by sea grass, flanked by a pair of fauns with tridents, the fountain head modelled as a river goddess with ewer, electrified and motorised
42cm., 16 1/2 in. high; 65cm., 25 1/2 in. long
13,349gr., 429oz. 2dwt. including motor
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Provenance

Christie's, New York, 17 May 2011, lot 80

Style: European Silver, Ceramics, and Objects of Vertu

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