Sale 10BE01 | Lot 262

Pair of Empire Style Gilt and Patinated-Bronze and Lapis Quartz Figural Baskets

Catalogue: Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts
Pair of Empire Style Gilt and Patinated-Bronze and Lapis Quartz Figural Baskets

Lot Details

Lot 262
Pair of Empire Style Gilt and Patinated-Bronze and Lapis Quartz Figural Baskets
Each circular, decorated with stylized grape leaves, grape clusters and tendril motifs, supported by three female figures, on a truncated columnar base with portrait masks, medallions, garlands and other classical motifs. Height 35 1/2 inches, diameter 16 inches.

Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000
Sold for $7,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

each appears to be in generally good condition; one basket has a break to its vinery; each basket sits loosely on top (i.e. it is not secured by screws or other means); one of the pedestal bases has an area of cobalt colored infilling to the lapis quartz veneer

age: appears to be modern


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Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000
Sold for $7,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts

Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 10am EST
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