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    Sale 5371

    Christie's Interiors

    25 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 148

    A CONTINENTAL PATE-SUR-PATE RECTANGULAR PLAQUE

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY LIMOGES, M.B. MONOGRAM TO FRONT

    Price Realised  

    A CONTINENTAL PATE-SUR-PATE RECTANGULAR PLAQUE
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY LIMOGES, M.B. MONOGRAM TO FRONT
    Decorated in white with a nude maiden, standing holding the strands of her long hair in one hand, looking at a bird with outstretched wings which perches on her right hand, two further birds in flight beside her, on a mushroom-coloured ground, in giltwood frame
    18½ in. (14 cm.) x 14¼ in. (36.2 cm.) including frame


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