View full screen - View 1 of Lot 94. A French silver-gilt covered entree-dish and stand, Martin-Guillaume Biennais, Paris, 1801-1809 | Bouilllon couvert et son présentoir en vermeil par Martin-Guillaume Biennais, Paris, 1801-1809.
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A French silver-gilt covered entree-dish and stand, Martin-Guillaume Biennais, Paris, 1801-1809 | Bouilllon couvert et son présentoir en vermeil par Martin-Guillaume Biennais, Paris, 1801-1809

A French silver-gilt covered entree-dish and stand, Martin-Guillaume Biennais, Paris, 1801-1809 | Bouilllon couvert et son présentoir en vermeil par Martin-Guillaume Biennais, Paris, 1801-1809

A French silver-gilt covered entree-dish and stand, Martin-Guillaume Biennais, Paris, 1801-1809 | Bouilllon couvert et son présentoir en vermeil par Martin-Guillaume Biennais, Paris, 1801-1809

A French silver-gilt covered entree-dish and stand, Martin-Guillaume Biennais, Paris, 1801-1809


circular, the stand and the base with beaded edge, the stand on a small pedestal decorated with palms, the border engraved with a laurel leaves and flowers frieze and centered with a stylized flower, the entree-dish body applied with two putti riding marine griffins holding crowns, the handles shaped as swans with spreading wings, the cover applied with a laurel leaves and flowers frieze, the finial in form of a stylized flower

Diam. du présentoir 16,3 cm, 889 g. ; Diam. of the stand 6½ in., 28oz 12dwt

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Bouilllon couvert et son présentoir en vermeil par Martin-Guillaume Biennais, Paris, 1801-1809


de forme ronde, le présentoir et le piédouche à bord perlé, le présentoir sur un léger piédouche à décor de palmettes, l'aile gravée d'une frise de feuilles et fleurs de laurier et centrée d'une fleur stylisée, le bouillon, le corps appliqué de deux putti chevauchant des griffons marins tenant des couronnes, les anses en forme de cygnes aux ailes éployées, le couvercle appliqué d'une frise de feuilles et fleurs de laurier, la prise en fleur stylisé

In overall good condition. Usual minor scratches commensurate with use. The bowl inside with many scratches. Two dots and a scratch on the bowl. Fully marked under the stand, under the bowl and inside cover. 

Very good weight. 



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Oxeda Gallery, Biennale des Antiquaires, Paris, Grand Palais, 1964;

Thence by descent.

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Galerie Oxeda, Biennale des Antiquaires, Paris, Grand Palais, 1964 ;

Puis pas descendance.

Connaissance des Arts, September 1964, no. 152, p. 84.

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Connaissance des Arts, septembre 1964, n° 151, p. 84.