An imposing pair of Sèvres style gilt bronze mounted covered urns <BR />late 19th century
Lot 1325W
An imposing pair of Sèvres style gilt bronze mounted covered urns
late 19th century
Sold for US$ 56,250 inc. premium
Lot Details
Property from the Warner Bros. Studios Collection
An imposing pair of Sèvres style gilt bronze mounted covered urns
late 19th century
Each of ovoid outline, flanked by foliate scroll handles centered by seated putti playing musical instruments, on circular laurel wrapped foot and plinth base with canted corners, one centered by The Triumph of Neptune, depicting Amphitrite and Neptune riding a chariot on the waves with mermen and putti in attendance, the other decorated with three classical figures riding a chariot led by lions with putti, fauns and nymphs, each signed A. NICOLAS, both with panels of landscape ruins to the reverse.
height 48 1/4in (122.5cm)
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