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Asheville, NC 28805
Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
19th century, each of baluster form, enamel painted figural scenes, with butterflies, fruit and floral borders, gilt accents, one with molded taotie mask handles, 23-3/4 in.; one with pierced chilong handles, blue glazed interior, 23-7/8 in.
Provenance: Estate of Fred R. and Beverly Kaye, Atlanta, Georgia
both with light scratches and small losses to enamel, mask example with faint crack and color retouch to one upper panel, wear to base; chilong handle example with some gilt retouch to rim, base with firing crack and rim chips
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