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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 137

    TWO MEISSEN ENAMELED COBALT-BLUE GROUND VASES

    CIRCA 1860, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, ONE WITH TWICE PAINTED 459, ATTRIBUTED TO E.A. LEUTERITZ

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    TWO MEISSEN ENAMELED COBALT-BLUE GROUND VASES
    Circa 1860, blue crossed swords marks, one with twice painted 459, attributed to E.A. Leuteritz
    In the Renaissance style, of baluster form with herm handles, one finely enameled front and back with a seated woodland sprite among flowers; the other similar with a putto emblematic of either Art or Music, the lower body enriched with gilt stiff leaf-tips, on a socle foot and square base
    6 in. (15.2 cm.) high (2)


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    See note to lot 134 and 135.

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