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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 216

    CHRISTIAN FRIEDRICH ZINCKE (ANGLO-GERMAN, 1683/84-1767)

    A superb enamel of a gentleman, in blue satin morning-gown, white linen shirt and cravat, powdered periwig

    Price Realised  

    CHRISTIAN FRIEDRICH ZINCKE (ANGLO-GERMAN, 1683/84-1767)
    A superb enamel of a gentleman, in blue satin morning-gown, white linen shirt and cravat, powdered periwig
    signed with monogram 'CFZ' (mid-right)
    enamel on copper
    oval, 2¾ in. (71 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount


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    This is an unusually large and particularly well painted enamel by Zincke, signed with his monogram.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE LATE DR WILLIAM LINDSAY GORDON COLLECTION