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    Sale 2064

    Christie's Interiors

    18 - 19 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 434

    A GROUP OF THREE MINIATURE PORCELAIN PLAQUES AND AN IVORY PLAQUE,**

    CIRCA 1900,

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF THREE MINIATURE PORCELAIN PLAQUES AND AN IVORY PLAQUE,**
    CIRCA 1900,
    comprising a porcelain plaque with a bust-length portrait of a dark- haired beauty; a porcelain plaque of a long-haired beauty with her hands clasped to her breast; a small oval portrait plaque of a gypsy beauty with spurious 'Wagner' signature; and an ivory plaque with a blond-haired beauty; (none examined out of frames); together with four plastic replicas of porcelain plaques
    The bust-length portrait plaque 5in. (12.7cm.) high (8)


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