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A German 'Adoration of the Magi' wood and silver-mounted portable tryptich
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A German 'Adoration of the Magi' wood and silver-mounted portable tryptich

1887

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A German 'Adoration of the Magi' wood and silver-mounted portable tryptich
1887
In the oil-painting-style, after an example in the 15th century style, the central rectangular panel with a Virgin enthroned holding the infant Christ and flanked by the Magi, the panel to the left with maidens, the panel to the right with knights, reserved on a gilt ogival-ground, with a screwed silver caption below dated 1837, 29 August 1887, the panels screwed with silver foliate hinges and lock to the exterior
The opened tryptich: 29 x 53.5 cm.
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Christie’s charges a premium to the buyer on the Hammer Price of each lot sold at the following rates: 29.75% of the Hammer Price of each lot up to and including €5,000, plus 23.8% of the Hammer Price between €5,001 and €400,000, plus 14.28% of any amount in excess of €400,001. Buyer’s premium is calculated on the basis of each lot individually.
Sale Room Notice
Although of very nice quality, please note that the triptych is not marked for Berlin KPM and therefore the description should read: a German porcelain triptych.

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