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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 195

    TWO GERMAN FAYENCE BLUE AND WHITE SMALL PLATES AND ANOTHER

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY, PERHAPS FRANKFURT

    Price Realised  

    TWO GERMAN FAYENCE BLUE AND WHITE SMALL PLATES AND ANOTHER
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY, PERHAPS FRANKFURT
    Both similarly decorated with Old Testament scenes of figures kneeling by burning altars, the second with Abraham and Isaac, each within a border of winged cherub masks, further cherubs and stylised foliage, the third plate painted with figures meeting in landscape, probably Christ on the road to Emmaus
    8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm.) diam. and 8 3/8 in. (21.2 cm.)diam. (3)


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