A late 19th century polished slate, gilt metal and enamel footed bowl, French Signed 'F. BARBEDIENNE'
Lot 527
A late 19th century polished slate, gilt metal and enamel footed bowl, French Signed 'F. BARBEDIENNE'
Sold for £350 (US$ 571) inc. premium

Lot Details
A late 19th century polished slate, gilt metal and enamel footed bowl, French
Signed 'F. BARBEDIENNE'
The shallow bowl decorated to its exterior with cloisonne enamel bands of yellow flowers and foliage against a geometric background, with borders of gilt metal issuing a pair of scrolling handles with mask and snake terminals, on a gilt metal and enamelled foot, all raised on a circular and fluted slate pedestal on an octagonal base, 32cm wide across handles x 30cm high

Footnotes

  • An identical example, without slate plinth, sold Christie's, New York, 13th - 14th January 2009, Lot 1130.
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