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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 498

    TWO VIENNA STYLE PINK OR CLARET GROUND CHOCOLATE CUPS, COVERS AND SAUCERS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARK, SIGNED K. WEH OR C. FORSTER

    Price Realised  

    TWO VIENNA STYLE PINK OR CLARET GROUND CHOCOLATE CUPS, COVERS AND SAUCERS
    Late 19th/20th century, blue beehive mark, signed K. Weh or C. Forster
    Each of cylindrical form, the shallow domed cover with spire finial, painted with either a fisherman and companion standing on a rocky coast or with a continuous view of the triumph of 'Galathea', within a beaded gilt surround, on a conforming saucer
    4½ in. (8.8 cm.) high, the cup; 6 in. (15 cm.) diameter, the saucer (6)


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