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Pair of Neoclassical Bronze Urns

Auction:
2631B
Lot:
426
Sold for:
$840$700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2631B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Neoclassical Bronze Urns, France, late 19th/early 20th century, after design by Ferdinand Levillain (French, 1837-1905), F. Barbedienne, founder, each cast with double handles above bearded masks and flowering vines in low relief, medium brown patina, on square rouge marble base, incised "F. LEVILLAIN" and "F. BARBEDIENNE," bronze ht. 5 1/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

Minor rubbing/polish to patina. Small chips to marble bases.

Keywords

F. Barbedienne, France, Furniture, Metalworking

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