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    Sale 1983

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art And Ceramics

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 35

    A GERMAN GILT-METAL AND MEISSEN PORCELAIN-MOUNTED EBONISED VITRINE

    LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN GILT-METAL AND MEISSEN PORCELAIN-MOUNTED EBONISED VITRINE
    LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Decorated allover with green-ground plaques painted with scènes gallantes, the demi-lune surmount headed by a female bust, over a shaped galleried top and conforming case with a glazed door and sides, the angles mounted fluted flower-painted columns, on a shaped base with tapering toupie supports
    84½ in. (214.5 cm.) high; 40 1/8 in. (102 cm.) wide; 23¾ in. (60.5 cm.) deep


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