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Lapis Lazuli, Onyx, and Silvered Metal Figural Group of Two Birds

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
365
Sold for:
$593$500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Lapis Lazuli, Onyx, and Silvered Metal Figural Group of Two Birds, France, each heron-like bird with lapis lazuli neck and head with malachite feather crest, black onyx beak, and green onyx body standing on silvered metal legs, mounted on rectangular green onyx base, ht. 13 5/8, wd. 13 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

left bird pivots on mounted leg

Keywords

France, silvered metal legs, Gemstones, Lapis lazuli, Onyx

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