21 April 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,500
Estimate USD 2,500 - USD 3,500
A MEISSEN COBALT-BLUE GROUND POT-POURRI VASE AND COVER
LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, IMPRESSED F 26 AND IMPRESSED 30
With gilt ribbon-tied wreath finial and pierced ovolo cover, the shield-shaped vase flanked by entwined snake handles, finely painted with Venus and Cupid, the reverse with the Triumph of Amphitrite, on a conforming socle molded with a ribbon-tied laurel wreath above a square base
11 3/8 in. (28.8 cm.) high (2)
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Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 27 October 1998, lot 128.
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