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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 155

    A NYMPHENBURG WHITE FIGURE OF FORTUNA AS A PUTTO

    CIRCA 1765, IMPRESSED SHIELD MARK TO PANEL ON GLOBE, INCISED WITH ASTROLOGICAL SYMBOLS

    Price Realised  

    A NYMPHENBURG WHITE FIGURE OF FORTUNA AS A PUTTO
    CIRCA 1765, IMPRESSED SHIELD MARK TO PANEL ON GLOBE, INCISED WITH ASTROLOGICAL SYMBOLS
    Modelled scantily draped kneeling on a globe with a bag of coins and a manacle and chain on the scroll-moulded base (restoration to extremities and over-painting)
    4¼ in. (10.8 cm.) high


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    See footnote of lot 157. For a coloured example of this figure, see A. Ziffer, Nymphenburger Porzellan, Sammlung Bäuml, Schloss Nymphenburg Catalogue (Stuttgart, 1997), pp. 26, no. 17.

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