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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 493

    A PAIR OF VIENNA STYLE POLYCHROME AND PINK GROUND OCTAGONAL CHARGERS

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, OBSCURED BLUE CROSSED SWORDS, DOT AND B MARKS, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS, GILT DECORATOR'S MEDALLION MARKS, BOTH SIGNED WERK

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF VIENNA STYLE POLYCHROME AND PINK GROUND OCTAGONAL CHARGERS
    Late 19th century, obscured blue crossed swords, dot and B marks, blue beehive marks, gilt decorator's medallion marks, both signed Werk
    Finely painted with either the 'Toilette der Venus' or 'Alexander = Verwendung' , the cavetto enriched with gilt foliate scrollwork reserved on a pale-pink ground, the border with animal vignettes set on scrolls flanked by gilt enriched rectangular and navette-shaped panels
    13½ in. (34.5 cm.) diameter 14¼ in. (36 cm.) diagonal (2)


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