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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 215

    A VIENNA STYLE BURGUNDY AND BLUE GROUND PLATE AND A VIENNA STYLE PINK AND GREEN GROUND EWER

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A VIENNA STYLE BURGUNDY AND BLUE GROUND PLATE AND A VIENNA STYLE PINK AND GREEN GROUND EWER
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS
    The plate painted with three scantily clad maidens stealing Cupid's bow and arrows; the ewer with Venus and Cupid showing an artist how to paint roses, indistinctly entitled 'Blume. von Varelsi gematt' on the underside; both within tooled gilt surrounds and further foliate scrolls
    11¾ in. (29.8 cm.) high, the ewer (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. W.A. CRISWELL, SOLD TO BENEFIT CRISWELL COLLEGE*