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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 68

    A VIENNA STYLE COBALT-BLUE AND PLATINUM GROUND TWO-HANDLED VASE ON STAND

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE PARALLEL LINE MARKS TO SOCLE AND STAND

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    A VIENNA STYLE COBALT-BLUE AND PLATINUM GROUND TWO-HANDLED VASE ON STAND
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE PARALLEL LINE MARKS TO SOCLE AND STAND
    Of shield shape flanked by gilt enriched upright pistol handles with eagle mask and ring terminals, finely painted with a classical view of a recumbent nude and attendants before a pool, the reverse with putti flanking a dove resting on an urn, the gadrooned shoulder, lower body and resist ground enriched in platinum, the neck, socle and stand enriched in burnished, matte and raised paste gilding
    41½ in. (104 cm.) high


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    See Christie's, East, New York, 2 November 1989, lot 146 for an example of this form painted with a portrait of Kaiser Wilhelm I and signed H. Stadler. Hans Stadler is recorded as a porcelain painter in Vienna during the mid to late 1880's.

    Provenance

    Albert Copeland.