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DATED APRIL 1896, EACH INCISED WITH AN IL MONOGRAM 96 4 PN FOR PATE NOUVELLE

Lot 247: A PAIR OF MONUMENTAL ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES (THIRD REPUBLIC) CRYSTALLINE VASES ('VASE OEUF')

Christie's

April 11, 2007
New York, NY, US

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A PAIR OF MONUMENTAL ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES (THIRD REPUBLIC) CRYSTALLINE VASES ('VASE OEUF') DATED APRIL 1896, EACH INCISED WITH AN IL MONOGRAM 96 4 PN FOR PATE NOUVELLE In the Art Nouveau taste, each of baluster form with flaring mouth and foot, glazed allover with pooling crystalline effect in shades of lusturous mettallic-green, iron-red and ochre, flanked by upright foliate scroll handles, the splayed terminal set with a female nude holding a billowing drape beside a pedestal and flowering branches 29 3/8 in. (74.6 cm.) high (2)

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DATED APRIL 1896, EACH INCISED WITH AN IL MONOGRAM 96 4 PN FOR PATE NOUVELLE

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VARIOUS PROPERTIES
Porcelaines et Terres de Sèvres, Musée du Château de Compiènedorure lapisGrand Cabinet de l'Empereur, le palais de Saint Cloud

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