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    Sale 2090

    European Furniture, Sculpture, Works Of Art, Tapestries And Carpets

    22 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 147

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED LIMOGES ENAMEL PLAQUE

    THE CENTER PANEL SECOND HALF 16TH CENTURY, THE OTHER PANELS AND ORMOLU BORDER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED LIMOGES ENAMEL PLAQUE
    THE CENTER PANEL SECOND HALF 16TH CENTURY, THE OTHER PANELS AND ORMOLU BORDER 19TH CENTURY
    The circular center panel depicting the Birth of Hercules surrounded by four corner panels of scrolling arabesque above a rectangular panel inscribed 'ENFANCE DHERCVLE', on a later black velvet-lined board
    6¾ in. (17 cm.) diameter of center panel; 14 in. (35.5 cm.) x 11½ in. (29 cm.) framed


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A TEXAS COLLECTOR
    (LOT 147)