Sale 644 Lot 32

* A French Gilt Bronze, Celadon Porcelain and Japanese Lacquer-Inset Encrier
paul sormani, paris, late 19th century
each inkwell having a pomegranate finial and draped with ribbon tied foliate swags, the shaped base inset with a lacquered surface depicting a mountainous landscape, the whole raised on tapering feet, signed P. Sormani Paris.
Height 6 3/8 x width 16 1/4 inches.
Estimate $1,000-2,000

Property from the Collection of Dr. Elaine Farrell and Dr. Jason Birnholz, Highland Park, Illinois

Missing two porcelain liners. Scattered instances of loss to the lacquered surface. Please request a complete condition report.

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