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    A PAIR OF FRENCH METAL-MOUNTED CAPPED SÈVRES URNS
    attributed to Sèvres, c.1930

    The torpedo-shaped capped white porcelain urns with footed, and concave-cornered square brass plinths supporting circular socles rising to elongated ovoid shaped urns with covers, the obverse of each with a gold enamel bordered reserve of figures and statues in landscape, each cover with brass pineapple finial, the underside of each urn with later black enamel paint and hand-painted, gold Sèvres mark, each of the hand-painted reserves with artist signature Seurat
    25.5in. high


    Condition Report*: Bryan Abbott: Normal signs of wear as appropriate with age; black enamel paint on the underside not original; gold paint mark and script Hand Paintednot original
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2005
    20th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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