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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 64

    TWO BERLIN (K.P.M.) RECTANGULAR PLAQUES

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BOTH WITH IMPRESSED MONOGRAM AND SCEPTRE MARKS, H AND PRINTED DECORATOR'S MARKS, THE FIRST INCISED 13 1/4 - 11 1/4, THE SECOND INCISED 15 - 12 AND SIGNED BY F(RANZ) X(AVIER) THALLMAIER, MÜNCHEN

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    TWO BERLIN (K.P.M.) RECTANGULAR PLAQUES
    Late 19th century, both with impressed monogram and sceptre marks, H and printed decorator's marks, the first incised 13 1/4 - 11 1/4, the second incised 15 - 12 and signed by F(ranz) X(avier) Thallmaier, München
    Both finely painted after Defregger with Tyrolean peasants listening to a companion play the zither
    13 x 11 in. (33 x 28 cm.) and 15 1/8 x 12¼ in. (38.5 x 31 cm.), within matching giltwood and gesso frames (2)


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    Franz von DeFregger, Tyrolean (1835-1921)

    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE NEW YORK COLLECTOR