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A pair of Louis XVI gilt-bronze mounted white marble navette vases, circa 1775 | Paire de vases en marbre blanc à monture bronze doré d'époque Louis XVI, vers 1775

Estimate:

50,000 - 80,000 EUR

Un intérieur parisien à Lisbonne

A pair of Louis XVI gilt-bronze mounted white marble navette vases, circa 1775 | Paire de vases en marbre blanc à monture bronze doré d'époque Louis XVI, vers 1775

A pair of Louis XVI gilt-bronze mounted white marble navette vases, circa 1775 | Paire de vases en marbre blanc à monture bronze doré d'époque Louis XVI, vers 1775

Estimate:

50,000 - 80,000 EUR

Lot sold:

113,400

EUR

A pair of Louis XVI gilt-bronze mounted white marble navette vases, circa 1775


each with acanthus leaf carved lid with bronze berried finial, sitting on bronze frieze collar with outswept acanthus shaped handles with rings, the gadrooned body on waisted socle with gadrooned bronze ring, on a square bronze bases with concave corners 

Height in, width in, prof in.


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Un intérieur parisien à Lisbonne

Paire de vases en marbre blanc à monture bronze doré d'époque Louis XVI, vers 1775


chacun de forme ovale, à décor de godrons et feuilles d'acanthe, au-dessus d'un socle cintré et pied évasé, sur un socle carré à pans coupés concaves

Haut. 27 cm, larg. 29 cm, prof.16.5 cm


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The illustrations are accurate. Good overall condition despite the inevitable minor dents and scratches due to age and use. Very nice and rare model.


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

Christie's London, The Champalimaud Collection, 6-7 July 2005, lot 69;

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 Juliet 2005, lot 69;

Acquis lors de cette vente, puis par descendance.