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A French gilt bronze and Chinese powder blue porcelain fountain, the porcelain 18th century, the ormolu probably 19th century | Fontaine en porcelaine de Chine bleu poudré à décor doré et monture de bronze doré, la porcelaine XVIIIème siècle, le bronze doré probablement XIXème siècle

Estimate:

2,400 - 3,400 EUR

Un intérieur parisien à Lisbonne

A French gilt bronze and Chinese powder blue porcelain fountain, the porcelain 18th century, the ormolu probably 19th century | Fontaine en porcelaine de Chine bleu poudré à décor doré et monture de bronze doré, la porcelaine XVIIIème siècle, le bronze doré probablement XIXème siècle

A French gilt bronze and Chinese powder blue porcelain fountain, the porcelain 18th century, the ormolu probably 19th century | Fontaine en porcelaine de Chine bleu poudré à décor doré et monture de bronze doré, la porcelaine XVIIIème siècle, le bronze doré probablement XIXème siècle

Estimate:

2,400 - 3,400 EUR

Lot sold:

3,024

EUR

A French gilt bronze and Chinese powder blue porcelain fountain

the porcelain 18th century, the ormolu probably 19th century


the gold decorated vase with pierced Greek-key rim surmounted by an associated finial, with handles, on a scrolling foliate base, with a label ROYER, emballeur / 14, rue du Cherche-Midi / Paris-6é inscribed 18 and with another label with the handwritten number 17

Height 15 in

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Un intérieur parisien à Lisbonne

Fontaine en porcelaine de Chine bleu poudré à décor doré et monture de bronze doré

la porcelaine XVIIIème siècle, le bronze doré probablement XIXème siècle


le vase balustre à décor bleu et or surmonté d'un couvercle bulbeux associé, sur un socle feuillagé à volutes, avec une étiquette ROYER, emballeur / 14, rue du Cherche-Midi / Paris-6é inscrit 18 et avec une autre étiquette avec le numéro manuscrit 17 

Haut. 38 cm

The illustrations are accurate. The porcelain of the lid is partly broken and made with two porcelain elements. The gold decoration is worn as visible on the illustrations. Some traces of products all over the mounts. The body has been pierced. The original porcelain handles of the vase have been put out in order to be replaced with bronze handles.


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Mr. António de Sommer Champalimaud (1918-2004), Lisbon; 

Christie's London, The Champalimaud Collection, 6-7 July 2005, lot 117; 

Where acquired and thence by descent.

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Monsieur António de Sommer Champalimaud (1918-2004), Lisbonne; 

Christie's London, The Champalimaud Collection, 6-7 July 2005, lot 107; 

Acquis lors de cette vente, puis par descendance.