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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 227

    A GERMAN CARVED IVORY RELIEF PANEL**

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN CARVED IVORY RELIEF PANEL**
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Apparently unsigned, depicting a battle scene, within a carved wood frame
    18 x 5½ in. (45.7 x 14 cm.)


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    Provenance

    William G. Irwin (1866-1943)
    Thence by descent


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF J. IRWIN AND XENIA S. MILLER (LOTS 222-235)