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    Sale 5345

    Christie's Interiors

    22 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 649

    AN AUSTRIAN PAINTED TERRACOTTA TOBACCO JAR

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN AUSTRIAN PAINTED TERRACOTTA TOBACCO JAR
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Modelled as a dog, seated on haunches, underside incised 1598
    10¼in. (26cm.) high
    Together with three photograph frames, comprising; a Victorian gilt and patinated bronze example, by G.BETJEMANN & SONS, the hinged gate entitled THE GARDEN GATE, the reverse stamped with registration mark, no.89, engraved A.G. DONAGAN. Trinity St. Cambridge -- 5¼in. (13.4cm.); a Victorian silvered and gilt copper electrotype frame, with relief cast winged cherubs; and an ebony and mahogany mounted frame, with brass plaque entitled PLEASE SHUT THE GATE (4)


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