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    Sale 12187

    Opulence

    10 October 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 117

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) PORCELAIN RECTANGULAR PLAQUE

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED MONOGRAM AND SCEPTRE MARK, 255 195 AND VARIOUS CYPHERS, SIGNED SCHUNZEL

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    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) PORCELAIN RECTANGULAR PLAQUE
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED MONOGRAM AND SCEPTRE MARK, 255 195 AND VARIOUS CYPHERS, SIGNED SCHUNZEL
    Painted after Coomans with Cupid acting as Venus's gondolier
    9 ¾ in. x 7 ½ in. (22.8 cm. x 17.7 cm.)


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    Karl Schunzel is recorded as a painter in Munich in the late 19th century.

    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 21 November 2002, lot 51.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN EAST COAST PRIVATE COLLECTION