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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 72

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

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED MONOGRAM AND SCEPTRE MARK, H, 330 200 AND CYPHER, SIGNED MEINELT

    Price Realised  

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) RECTANGULAR PLAQUE, ECHO
    Late 19th/20th century, impressed monogram and sceptre mark, h, 330 200 and cypher, signed Meinelt
    Finely painted with a three-quarter length portrait of a brunette beauty in a classically draped burgundy dress, one hand to her ear, mountains in the distance
    12¾ x 7¾ in. (32.4 x 19.7 cm.), within a giltwood and gesso frame


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    Carl Meinelt was active as a watercolorist and painter on porcelain in Bamberg (1852-1886) and recorded as a bronze medal winner at the International Exhibition, London, 1862. Compare Christie's, New York, 11 April 2007, Lot 159.