30 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price Realised GBP 275
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
A BOHEMAIN PARCEL-GILT PORCELAIN FIGURAL CHESS SET
ROYAL DUX FACTORY, LATE 20TH CENTURY
Each figure with marks to the underside
The king -- 4¼in. (10.7cm.) high; the pawn -- 3½in. (8.8cm.) high
Together with Limoges porcelain figural chess set, 20th Century, each piece marked LIMOGES FRANCE; and a blue and white glazed ceramic inlaid parcel-gilt wood games board (3)
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The Limoges porcelain set was acquired by Dr. Cholet in New York,at the Metropolitan, January, 1995.
This lot is offered without reserve.No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.