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    Sale 5441

    La Strada Romana - Works of Art from a Private Roman Collection

    14 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 156

    A Paris porcelain topographical plate


    Price Realised  


    A Paris porcelain topographical plate
    Circa 1830, iron red stencilled Schoelcher mark
    Painted with a view of the Vatican from a hilltop with figures in the foreground, within a tooled gilt cartouche titled Vue de St Pierre et du Vatican, the scroll moulded border with three red trompe-l'oeil panels of trophies
    9½ in. (24 cm.) diam.

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