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    Sale 2159

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 138

    A MINTONS MAJOLICA RENAISSANCE STYLE OVAL PLAQUE

    DATE CYPHER FOR 1874, IMPRESSED UPPERCASE MARK, 1669 AND CYPHERS

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    A MINTONS MAJOLICA RENAISSANCE STYLE OVAL PLAQUE
    DATE CYPHER FOR 1874, IMPRESSED UPPERCASE MARK, 1669 AND CYPHERS
    Molded in relief with a full-length portrait of a nude goddess holding a flowing drape over her head, a putto, an owl and an urn to her side, the border with winged putti and satyr masks alternating with quatrefoil and oval recessed panels
    19 1/8 in. (48.5 cm.) long


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    See M.G. Karmason and J.B. Stacke, Majolica, A Complete History and Illustrated Survey, New York, 1989, p. 41 for a similar example.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE PARKER COLLECTION