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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 502

    A VIENNA STYLE EWER AND STAND AND A VIENNA STYLE OCTAGONAL CHARGER

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS, IMPRESSED 804 TO THE EWER AND STAND

    Price Realised  

    A VIENNA STYLE EWER AND STAND AND A VIENNA STYLE OCTAGONAL CHARGER
    Late 19th century, blue beehive marks, impressed 804 to the ewer and stand
    In the neoclassic taste, the baluster ewer with tall loop handle and foliate terminals, finely painted front and back with a muse and putto, emblematic of either sculpting or painting, 'Bildauerei' or 'Malerei', the ground enriched with gilt foliate scrolls and butterflies within a foliate band, on a conforming circular stand; the charger painted with King Charles I of England and family, 'König Karl I von England', the border with ogival vignettes of birds flanked by diamond-shaped devices and oval panels
    11 in. (29.2 cm.) high, the ewer (3)


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