5 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 938
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
AN ENGLISH PORCELAIN FRAMED RECTANGULAR PLAQUE
CIRCA 1880, TITLED NIGHT/...ENAMELLED BY T.J.BOTT/1884
Painted in the Limoges enamel style with a scantily-draped female nymph emblematic of Night seated atop a cloud, wearing a crescent in her hair and holding a wand, the moon in the cloudy background, signed, in gilt wood frame
The plaque 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm.) high x 5 in. (13 cm.) excluding frame
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