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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 227

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) IVORY AND COBALT-BLUE GROUND VASE

    CIRCA 1890, BLUE SCEPTRE AND E, IRON-RED MONOGRAM AND ORB MARKS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) IVORY AND COBALT-BLUE GROUND VASE
    Circa 1890, blue sceptre and E, iron-red monogram and orb marks
    In the Neo-Rococo taste, of inverted pear shape beneath a pierced gallery, finely painted in the manner of Fragonard with a young amorous couple, the reverse with a bouquet of chrysanthemums, flanked at either side by the head and shoulders of a court beauty, on a conforming socle and square foot
    18 in. (45.8 cm.) high


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