A monumental French silver soup tureen, cover and stand

Mark of Maison Odiot, Paris, Circa 1900

In the rococo style, the shaped oval fluted stand with scroll and rocaille and acanthus border, the conforming shaped oval tureen on spreading foot, the body with scroll border and panels of chased and applied acanthus, the scrolling foliate handles terminating in oak and laurel foliage sprays, the cover chased as a shell and with dolphin and putto finial, marked on stand, tureen, cover and finial and stamped MON ODIOT PARIS, the finial marked BOULANGER
The stand 34 in. (86.4 cm.) long,

the tureen 21½ in. (54.5 cm.) long;

868 oz. (27,008 gr.)

Price : £225,000