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    Sale 12975

    Noble & Private Collections Part I

    2 November 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 160 A

    TWO KLOSTER-VEILSDORF CANDLESTICKS OF PLUTO AND PROSERPINA

    CIRCA 1770, BLUE CV MARKS

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    TWO KLOSTER-VEILSDORF CANDLESTICKS OF PLUTO AND PROSERPINA
    CIRCA 1770, BLUE CV MARKS
    Probably modelled by Friedrich Wilhelm Eugen Döll
    7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm.) high


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    A candlestick of the same form is illustrated by H. Scherf, Thüringer Porzellan, Leipzig, 1980, pl. 159, where the author attributes the model to Friedrich Wilhelm Eugen Döll, after a design by Pierre Germain (p. 156).