An impressive matched pair of French gilt bronze mounted and Chinese porcelain fish tanks late 19th century
Lot 10W
An impressive matched pair of French gilt bronze mounted and Chinese porcelain fish tanks
late 19th century
Sold for US$ 43,750 inc. premium
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Property of a West Coast Collector
An impressive matched pair of French gilt bronze mounted and Chinese porcelain fish tanks
late 19th century
The fish tanks decorated to the interior with carp amongst water weeds and decorated to the exterior with panels of figures in various pursuits within main foliate and flowerhead surrounds, surmounted by foliate and C-scroll gilt bronze mounts and flanked by similar handles and raised on pierced C-scroll, shell and foliate decorated bases.
height 22in (56cm); width across handles 25in (64cm)
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  1. Andrew Jones
    Specialist - European Furniture and Works of Art
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