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    A French Gilt Bronze Mounted Porcelain Ewer

    Designed by Agathon Leonard (French, 1841-1923)
    Porcelain manufactured by Pierre-Adrien Dalpayrat, Bourg-la-Reine, France (1844-1910)
    Gilt bronze mounts manufactured by Louchet Freres Foundry, Paris
    Circa 1900
    Glazed porcelain with gilt bronze
    Indistinct initialed signature on bottom
    10.87 in. high

    An identical example, in the permanent collection of The Art Institute of Chicago (1986.241) bears th esignature of Agathon Leonard, Louchet Freres, 1898.




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    ‡ The owner placed a late bid on this unreserved lot and repurchased it, subject to applicable commission.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2006
    19th-20th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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