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This is a superb antique vase.
Art of work signed Désiré Attarge.
This man has worked for
Froment-Meurice and Ferdinand Barbedienne.
Désiré Attarge has won a silver medal
at the Universal Exhibition of 1867.
made by Maison FERDINAND BARBEDIENNE.
Ferdinand Barbedienne ( 1810 - 1892)
one of the greatest French bronze maker of the XIXth century.
Hight: 11 cm
Diameter : 11 cm
Weight: 610 grammes
Period: 1850 - 1870
A pair of similar vases has been sold by Christies in 2004
for 1740,00 USD
Here is the link: http://www.christies.com/LotFinder/LotDetailsPrintable.aspx?intObjectID=4326925
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