9 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 9,375
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 4,000
A POLYCHROME-DECORATED PLASTER RELIEF OF THE VIRGIN AND CHILD ATTENDED BY ANGELS
ITALIAN, AFTER LUCA DELLA ROBBIA, PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY
In an egg-and-dart and rinceaux-carved blue-painted and giltwood frame, inscribed '1917 229 MADONNA AND CHILD WITH ANGELS LUCA DELLA ROBBIA 1399-1482 Italian J. P. MORGAN COLLECTION' and inscribed in red paint '17.229' and 'PM 142'
18 in. (46 cm.) diameter; 23¼ in. (59 cm.) high and 23 in. (58½ cm.) wide, framed
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