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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 156

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) RECTANGULAR PLAQUE 'THE SECRET'

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, WITH TWICE IMPRESSED MONOGRAM AND SCEPTRE MARKS, I, H AND 333 220, SIGNED WILH. WALTHER.

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    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) RECTANGULAR PLAQUE 'THE SECRET'
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, WITH TWICE IMPRESSED MONOGRAM AND SCEPTRE MARKS, I, h and 333 220, SIGNED WILH. WALTHER.
    Finely painted after M. Wunsch with two young peasants conspiring in a courtyard before a staircase
    12¾ x 7¾ in. (32.5 x 19.5 cm.), within a metal and wood frame


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    Marie Wunsch, German (1862-1898)

    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's New York, 24 April 2002, lot 269.