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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 158

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

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED MONOGRAM AND SCEPTRE MARK, 14½" 11½"

    Price Realised  

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) RECTANGULAR PLAQUE
    Late 19th/20th century, impressed monogram and sceptre mark, 14½" 11½"
    Finely painted in the manner of G. Dou with an elderly woman perusing a book before an arched window
    15 1/8 x 12¼ in. (38.5 x 31 cm.), within a giltwood frame


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    Gerard Dou (Dutch, 1613-1675) was the son of a glass artist and first learned to engrave and paint in this medium. He later became the pupil of Rembrandt in 1628.