9 December 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
CHRISTIAN FRIEDRICH ZINCKE (ANGLO-GERMAN, 1683/84-1767)
A young lady, in light blue silk day-gown, white underdress, loose dark hair over her right shoulder
signed and dated on the counter-enamel 'CF. Zincke: fecit 1717.'
enamel on copper
oval, 1 7/8 in. (48 mm.) high, reeded gilt-metal mount
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Phillips, London, 2 May 1984, lot 579 (in different frame).
Almost certainly unique, this exceptional domino set and music box has the most illustrious and fascinating provenance
Accessories for the 18th-century fop — as offered in our Chinese Export Art sale in New York on 18 January