21 October 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 15,000
Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000
A MONUMENTAL MEISSEN BLUE AND WHITE FLOWER-ENCRUSTED MIRROR
LATE 19TH CENTURY
Of cartouche-shape surmounted by an elaborate floral bouquet in the shape of a crown above a small trefoil mirror flanked by putti, the enriched rocaille-molded frame applied allover with flowering branches, five birds, insects and two further putti at the lower corners, each side fitted with a bobeche and nozzle issuing three-light sconces, mounted on a wooden back
64 in. (160 cm.) high (5)
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