1 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
PAUL DACHSEL FOR AMPHORA; RIESSNER, STELLMACHER & KESSEL
LIFE IN THE FOREST' A TWIN-HANDLED PORCELAIN VASE, DESIGNED CIRCA 1900
decorated with a forest scene of insects and flowering foliage against a lustrous ground, with gilt highlights, printed and impressed maker's marks and no. 617
10¼in. (26cm.) high
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Richard L. Scott, Jan Mergl, Lenka Merglová Pánková, Ceramics from the House of Amphora 1890-1915, Sidney, 2004, p. 73, pl. 71 (pattern illustrated).
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