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    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 204 A

    A GERMAN IVORY HYMNBOOK

    BY JOHANNES DREHER, BLAUBEUREN, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GERMAN IVORY HYMNBOOK
    BY JOHANNES DREHER, BLAUBEUREN, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Of typical form, with hinged clasp, the front cover with foliate spandrels and central coat-of-arms with initials AD, flanked by putti
    15 cm. high x 11 cm. wide x 5 cm. deep (2)


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    Johannes Dreher (1854-1917) made this cover by repute for his wife Anna Dick.

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