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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 497

    THREE VIENNA STYLE CABINET PLATES

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS, ONE IMPRESSED 98 AND SIGNED WILNER 801

    Price Realised  

    THREE VIENNA STYLE CABINET PLATES
    Late 19th century, blue beehive marks, one impressed 98 and signed Wilner 801
    Comprising a pair painted with Three Graces and a putto emblematic of Lessons in Love within a square surround, the border with polychrome arched, ogival and diamond shaped panels enriched with gilt scrollwork and punctuated by vases; and another painted with The Toilette of Venus, named 'Schmückung der Venus' on the underside, the arched border enriched with birds perched among foliage
    9¾ in. (24.5 cm.) diameter, the pair (3)


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