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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 222

    A GERMAN FAYENCE POLYCHROME OVAL SERVING DISH

    CIRCA 1755, LUDWIGSBURG, BLUE INTERLACED C ABOVE 4 MARK

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN FAYENCE POLYCHROME OVAL SERVING DISH
    CIRCA 1755, LUDWIGSBURG, BLUE INTERLACED C ABOVE 4 MARK
    Painted with a still-life of birds and insects above an up-turned basket of fruit, nuts and vegetables, the border with scattered sprigs of flowers
    15 5/8 in. (39.7 cm.) wide


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    The present lot with its exceptional decoration is perhaps one of the masterpieces of Ludwigsburg fayence.

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