Late 19th/early 20th century, signed ''A. Marionnet'' and stamped verso ''Depose / France'', a gilt bronze inkstand backed by a relief-cast mask of winter personified flanked by dual tree-stump-form inkwells, each enclosing a glass liner and surmounted by a hinged leaf-and-berry-molded cover issuing a vine-form finial, over a stepped rectangular base raised on a stepped green and black marble plinth, on toupie feet, 5.5'' H x 14.875'' W x 9.5'' D, est: $500/800.

5.5'' H x 14.875'' W x 9.5'' D

  • Provenance: Private Collection, Southern California
  • Condition: Overall good condition. General marks, scratches, rubbed wear and darkening to gilt bronze commensurate with age. Scattered nicks, chips and areas of fill to marble base.

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September 29, 2015 3:00 PM PDT

Pasadena, CA, US

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