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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 151

    A CONTINENTAL RECTANGULAR PLAQUE, LA JATTE DE LAIT

    SIGNED, INSCRIBED AND DATED, PEINT PAR DE. J. GIRARDIER 1883. D'APRÈS MUNIER., INCISED 20 - 30 AND 41, PARTIAL FRENCH PAPER LABEL ON THE REVERSE

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    A CONTINENTAL RECTANGULAR PLAQUE, LA JATTE DE LAIT
    Signed, inscribed and dated, Peint par de. J. Girardier 1883. d'après Munier., incised 20 - 30 and 41, partial French paper label on the reverse
    Finely painted with a young maiden offering a peach and a bowl of milk, to a boy at the edge of a glen, a small dog and a picnic basket at the left
    12 x 7 7/8 in. (30.2 x 20 cm.), within a black velvet and giltwood frame


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    Émile Munier, French (1810-1895)