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    Sale 5923

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    12 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 419

    A MEISSEN TOPOGRAPHICAL RETICULATED PLATE

    CIRCA 1880, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSUMMERN

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    A MEISSEN TOPOGRAPHICAL RETICULATED PLATE
    CIRCA 1880, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSUMMERN
    Painted with a view of Wesenstein within a gilt scroll cartouche and dark-blue-ground well gilt with scrolls suspending swags of flowers, the border pierced with trellis pattern sections between panels of flowers, moulded with flowerheads, titled to the reverse
    9 7/8 in. (25 cm.) wide


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