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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 43

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) RECTANGULAR PLAQUE, 'GUTE NACHT'

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED MONOGRAM AND SCEPTRE MARK, W, AND CYPHER, 200 330, SIGNED R. DITTRICH.

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    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) RECTANGULAR PLAQUE, 'GUTE NACHT'
    Late 19th/20th century, impressed monogram and sceptre mark, W, and cypher, 200 330, signed R. Dittrich.
    Finely painted after G. Hom with a three-quarter length portrait of a maiden holding a chamberstick and shielding the light with her hand
    13 x 7 7/8 in. (33 x 20 cm.), within a yellow velvet and giltwood frame


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    Georg Hom, German (1838-1911)

    R. Dittrich is recorded as a porcelain decorator in Vienna.