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    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 65

    A German 'Adoration of the Magi' wood and silver-mounted portable tryptich

    1887

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A German 'Adoration of the Magi' wood and silver-mounted portable tryptich
    1887
    In the oil-painting-style, after an example in the 15th century style, the central rectangular panel with a Virgin enthroned holding the infant Christ and flanked by the Magi, the panel to the left with maidens, the panel to the right with knights, reserved on a gilt ogival-ground, with a screwed silver caption below dated 1837, 29 August 1887, the panels screwed with silver foliate hinges and lock to the exterior
    The opened tryptich: 29 x 53.5 cm.


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    Saleroom Notice

    Although of very nice quality, please note that the triptych is not marked for Berlin KPM and therefore the description should read: a German porcelain triptych.