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Lot 143: IMPORTANT COLLECTION OF 13 CONTINENTAL CARVED IVORIES
March 30, 2013
Palm Beach, FL, USALive Auction
IMPORTANT COLLECTION OF THIRTEEN CONTINENTAL CARVED IVORIES
19th Century. Comprising of:
Hinged cover Tankard depicting a battle scene, and cover surmounted by an equestrian. Height 15 inches.
Perseus rescuing Andromeda" on a turned ebony plinth base. Height 22 1/4 inches.
Ewer with stylized handle depicting mythological stories. Height 21 3/4 inches.
Vase and cover depicting the "Birth of Venus", cover surmounted by Venus. Height 21 1/2"
Hinged cover Tankard depicting lovers, and cover surmounted by cherubs. Height 14 1/2 inches.
Bacchic Putto within grape vines on a circular stepped base and ebonized plinth. Height 17 1/4 inches.
Water-Nymph standing in a scallop-shell on four dolphin feet. Height 22 /14 inches.
Pair Troubadours mounted on carved ebonized wood plinths. Height 21 inches.
Pair Fish Mongers, each holding a fishing attribute. Height 20 inches.
Pair allegorical female figures of "Night & Day" with Putto at their feet, on ebonized wasted socles. Height 31 inches.