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FRENCH ENAMEL ON BRONZE TAZZAS, LOUIS XVI STYLE C 1800 H 8.75" W 19.5" DUKE AND DUCHESS D'EPERNON

Each clad in enamel with portrait vignettes of Jean-Louis de Nogaret de la Valette, 1st duc d'Epernon (1554-1642), and his duchess, Marguerite de Foix-Candale 1568 - 1593). Verso of each having a scene of a tazza being filled by a shell form fountain. Gilt bronze bases and bowls are very heavy and well cast. The Duke of Epernon was a trusted ally... more
Date
20 Jan 11:00 - 20 Jan 2022
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USA, Detroit, MI