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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 228

    A Porcelain Plate

    BY THE TEICHFELD & ASTERBLUM WLOCLAWEK PORCELAIN FACTORY, 1887-1918

    Price Realised  

    A Porcelain Plate
    By the Teichfeld & Asterblum Wloclawek Porcelain Factory, 1887-1918
    Circular, the centre with moulded and painted wheat sheaf with scythe, rake and flail, with a view of a village in the background and inscribed in Russian 'Bread. Salt' on the ribbon below, the wide border simulating wood, decorated above with an 'All-seeing Eye' and with the Russian inscription 'The conversation is poor without salt and bread', gilt rim, marked with green underglaze factory stamp
    12.5 in. (31.7 cm.) diameter


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