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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 513

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) OVAL PLAQUE OF A BEAUTY

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED MONOGRAM AND SCEPTRE MARK, IMPRESSED 6, 3 AND CYPHER

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    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) OVAL PLAQUE OF A BEAUTY
    Late 19th/20th century, impressed monogram and sceptre mark, impressed 6, 3 and cypher
    Finely painted with a bust-length portrait of a brunette beauty in a plumed hat adorned with a pink ribbon-tied bow and roses, wearing a ruffled gown with pearl straps, a feather-boa about her shoulders
    13 5/8 x 11¼ in. (34.5 x 28.5 cm.), within a giltwood frame and ebonized wood shadow box


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