• A Marriage of Collections: The auction at Christies

    Sale 2398

    A Marriage of Collections: The Property of Dr. Julius and Dena K. Tarshis

    21 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 163

    A LUDWIGSBURG PORCELAIN CANE HANDLE

    CIRCA 1765

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LUDWIGSBURG PORCELAIN CANE HANDLE
    Circa 1765
    Modeled as the head of a man, wearing the head of a goose as a hat, its bill extending over his face, feathers extending backward to form the handle
    5 in. (12.7 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Sotheby Parke-Bernet, New York, 24 February 1978, lot 64.