• 20th Century Decorative Art &  auction at Christies

    Sale 7838

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    21 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 1

    ZSOLNAY (EST. 1853); LAJOS MACK (1876-1963)

    ALLEGORY OF THE FLOOD, LARGE FIGURATIVE VASE, 1902

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ZSOLNAY (EST. 1853); LAJOS MACK (1876-1963)
    ALLEGORY OF THE FLOOD, LARGE FIGURATIVE VASE, 1902
    ceramic, moulded, covered overall with opaque variagated metallic Eosin glaze
    23¾ in. (60.3 cm.) high
    raised factory roundel, impressed 6730 1 36, paper label inscribed in ink Györayike


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF AN EUROPEAN COLLECTOR (LOTS 1-16)


    Literature

    É. Csenkey and Á. Steinert (Eds), Hungarian Ceramics from the Zsolnay Manufactory 1853-2001, 2002, p. 140, pl. 126 (similar model illustrated in colour variation)