21 April 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,250
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
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.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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