• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 466

    A MEISSEN FLOWER-ENCRUSTED BASKET

    CIRCA 1870, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS AND INCISED E152

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MEISSEN FLOWER-ENCRUSTED BASKET
    CIRCA 1870, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS AND INCISED E152
    Of lozenge form, the pierced sides applied with trailing flowers and leaves, framing two rocaille-moulded cartouches painted with flowers, the interior painted with three bouquets, the handles and feet formed as a thick vines
    20 in. (50.7 cm.) across handles


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