• Christie's Interiors - Masters auction at Christies

    Sale 5927

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    29 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 483

    A PAIR OF BIRMINGHAM ENAMEL PLAQUES

    AFTER SEBASTIAN LE CLERC, 1751-1756

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF BIRMINGHAM ENAMEL PLAQUES
    AFTER SEBASTIAN LE CLERC, 1751-1756
    Of Christ before Ciaphas and Christ bought into Jersusalem, both in foliate chased frames
    4 7/8 x 3½ in (12.4 x 9 cm.) overall (2)


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    Provenance

    Sir William Mullens (1909-1975) the renowned collector of English enamels, sold as the property of Lady Mullens, Christies 18th March 1987, lot 466.
    Previously in the Walter Levy and illustrated by Egan Mew, Battersea Enamels 1926. Fig. 44.