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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 268

    TWELVE MINTONS PATE-SUR-PATE IVORY-GROUND CABINET PLATES

    CIRCA 1877, IMPRESSED AND GILT UPPERCASE MARKS, RETAILER'S CROWNED MARK FOR T. GOODE & CO., LONDON, VARIOUS CYPHERS, PATTERN NO. G5145, MOST SIGNED WITH EITHER AN AB MONOGRAM FOR ALBOIN BIRKS OR AN AM MONOGRAM FOR ARTHUR MORGAN

    Price Realised  

    TWELVE MINTONS PATE-SUR-PATE IVORY-GROUND CABINET PLATES
    Circa 1877, impressed and gilt uppercase marks, retailer's crowned mark for T. Goode & Co., London, various cyphers, pattern no. G5145, most signed with either an AB monogram for Alboin Birks or an AM monogram for Arthur Morgan
    Each finely painted and hand-tooled in white slip with a putto at leisurely or amorous pursuits, on variantly colored reserves and within a variety of shaped and gilt surrounds, the gilt banded rim edged with pendant harebells
    9½ in. (24 cm.) diameter (12)


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    Cf. Christie's, London, 22 March 2001, lot 92