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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 575

    A BOHEMIAN MAJOLICA UMBRELLA STAND MODELLED AS A TURKEY

    CIRCA 1898 - 1910, IMPRESSED 7469 AND 62, PAINTED 19 FOR DUXER PORZELLAN-MANUFACTUR A.G. (A.K.A. ROYAL DUX)

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    A BOHEMIAN MAJOLICA UMBRELLA STAND MODELLED AS A TURKEY
    Circa 1898 - 1910, impressed 7469 and 62, painted 19 for Duxer Porzellan-Manufactur A.G. (a.k.a. Royal Dux)
    The naturalistic fowl standing before a tall Art Nouveau style vase moulded with sunflowers, the square base with foliage
    28¾ in. (72.5 cm.) high


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    See Marilyn G. Karmason with Joan B. Stacke, Majolica A Complete History and Illustrated Survey, New York, 1989, p. 228 for a marked example; Also see The Marilyn G. Karmason Collection, Majolica Auctions, Hatfield, PA, 28 & 29 October 2005, lot 372