• 20th Century Decorative Art &  auction at Christies

    Sale 7838

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    21 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 3

    ZSOLNAY (EST. 1853); SÁNDOR APÁTI ABT (1870-1916)

    LUNA, BUST, 1899

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ZSOLNAY (EST. 1853); SÁNDOR APÁTI ABT (1870-1916)
    LUNA, BUST, 1899
    ceramic, moulded, high-fired, with opaque and streaked metallic Eosin glaze
    11 3/8 in. (28.8 cm.) high; 14¾ in. (37.5 cm.) wide
    raised factory roundel, impressed 5494 36, printed Made in Hungary, artist's monogram ABT on reverse


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    Literature

    É. Csenkey and Á. Steinert (Eds), Hungarian Ceramics from the Zsolnay Manufactory 1853-2001, 2002, p. 136, pl. 117 (similar model illustrated)