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Pair of ewers

Date:
18th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Gilt bronze, hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (each): 9 in. (22.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gilt Bronze
Credit Line:
Bequest of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.190.62, .63
Not on view
possibly Lord Henry Cavendish Bentinck ; George and Florence Blumenthal (before 1930–32; sale, George Blumenthal collection, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, December 1–2, 1932, no. 90, pl. XLV; pair sold for fcs. 28,000; after 1932–1941)
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