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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 213

    THREE VIENNA STYLE POLYCHROME-GROUND CHARGERS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS, THE SECOND SIGNED BISON

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    THREE VIENNA STYLE POLYCHROME-GROUND CHARGERS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS, THE SECOND SIGNED BISON
    Comprising an octagonal example painted with the 'Triumph der Venus'; another with Cupid tying a maiden's hands together with morning glory vines, entitled 'Gefesselt'; and a circular example with Achilles being dipped into the river Styx, entitled 'Tanfe des Achilles'; within chased gilt surrounds and gilt foliate scoll borders, the scenes identified on the reverse
    14 in. (35.5 cm.) diameter, the hexagonal examples, all within giltwood frames (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. W.A. CRISWELL, SOLD TO BENEFIT CRISWELL COLLEGE*