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PROPERTY OF THE DUCAL FAMILY OF PATERNÒ-CASTELLO

A Restauration gilt-bronze tazza centrepiece, by Thomire, circa 1815
ACCÉDER AU LOT
166

PROPERTY OF THE DUCAL FAMILY OF PATERNÒ-CASTELLO

A Restauration gilt-bronze tazza centrepiece, by Thomire, circa 1815
ACCÉDER AU LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Restauration gilt-bronze tazza centrepiece, by Thomire, circa 1815
signed THOMIRE A PARIS
54cm. high, 26cm. diameter, 21 1/4in., 10 1/4in.
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Provenance

Donna Fernanda Grifeo (1829-1902), daughter of Don Vincenzo, 8th Principe di Partanna and Donna Agata Gravina Principessa di Palagonia e Lercara 
Her son, Don Francesco Paternó Castello (1850-1912), 9th Duca di Carcaci and 7th Barone di Placa e Bajana;
Thence by descent.

Bibliographie

Ottomeyer, H. and Pröschel, P. Vergoldete Bronzen, Vol.1., München, 1986, p. 386, fig. 5.16.10

Description

Similar tazze centerpieces were sold at Sotheby's London, Important French Furniture, Clocks, Works of Art & Tapestries, 25 June 1982, lot 233 and at Sotheby's New York, Important French Furniture and Carpets, 8 May 2009, lot 176.

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