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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 236

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) RECTANGULAR PLAQUE, 'KÖNIGIN LOUISE'

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED MONOGRAM AND SCEPTRE MARK, VARIOUS CYPHERS AND INCISED 237-158, IRON-RED DECORATOR'S FLEUR-DE-LYS FIRENZE, INDISTINCTLY SIGNED GURGST

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    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) RECTANGULAR PLAQUE, 'KÖNIGIN LOUISE'
    Late 19th/20th century, impressed monogram and sceptre mark, various cyphers and incised 237-158, iron-red decorator's fleur-de-lys Firenze, indistinctly signed Gurgst
    Finely painted after Richter with a full-length portrait of the Prussian Princess descending a marble staircase, in a gilt enriched diaphanous gown and ermine-lined cloak, identified on the reverse
    9¼ x 6 3/8 in. (23.5 x 16.2 cm.), within a velvet and giltwood frame


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    Gustav Karl Ludwig Richter, German (1823-1884)

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. W.A. CRISWELL, SOLD TO BENEFIT CRISWELL COLLEGE*