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    Sale 2250

    The Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Greenfield Collection of Porcelain, Russian Enamels and 19th Century Decorative Art

    20 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 60

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) OVAL PLAQUE, ODALISQUE

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED MONOGRAM AND SCEPTRE MARK, SZ AND A CYPHER, INCISED 420 - 348, DECORATOR'S LABEL FOR JULIUS GREINER & SOHN, DRESDEN, SIGNED WAGNER

    Price Realised  

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) OVAL PLAQUE, ODALISQUE
    Late 19th/20th century, impressed monogram and sceptre mark, Sz and a cypher, incised 420 - 348, decorator's label for Julius Greiner & Sohn, Dresden, signed Wagner
    Finely painted after Asti with a chestnut-haired beauty in gauze and blue drapery
    16½ x 13¼ in. (42 x 34 cm.), within a wooden oval frame


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    Angelo Asti, French (1847-1903)

    See Christie's, New York, 29 March 2000, lot 80 for an oval plaque of the same subject. Also see Christie's, New York, 23 April 2004, lot 273 and 20 April 2006, lot 356 for another of this subject.