Mario Buatta: Prince of Interiors

Mario Buatta: Prince of Interiors

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FIVE ANIMAL HEAD-FORM ENAMEL BOXES, 18TH-19TH CENTURY

Auction Closed

January 25, 03:59 AM GMT

Estimate

2,000 - 3,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

Sold Without Reserve

FIVE ANIMAL HEAD-FORM ENAMEL BOXES, 18TH-19TH CENTURY


comprising a pug, the base with a woman and dog; a cat; and a leopard, all Staffordshire, 18th century; another pug, 19th century, the silver mounts with Austrian marks; and a large dog, 19th century. Together with a chest-form box painted with a pug on the cover, trompe l'oeil scene inside, 18th century; 6 pieces

(of large dog) height 2½ in.

6.3 cm

D.M. & P. Manheim, New York, then Christie's, New York, 17-18 December 2014, lot 344 (part; cat and leopard)