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Ce lot a été acquis auprès de la Galerie J. Kugel, Paris.
This lot was purchased from Galerie J. Kugel, Paris.
Post Lot Text
A SET OF TWELVE CARVED IVORY AND GILT-METAL EBONY AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL, DIAMOND AND RUBY PORTRAIT PROFILE RELIEFS OF EMPERORS
GERMAN, PROBABLY DRESDEN, EARLY 18TH CENTURY
Each oval relief in a gilt-metal frame surmounted by a crown and with laurel branches to the sides, on a spreading foot and tapering rectangular ebony pedestal inlaid with mother-of-pearl and with further gilt-metal swag mounts adorned with diamonds and rubies, the base of each pedestal engraved in a cartouche with the name of the sitter, the reverse of each relief engraved with a roman numeral from I to XII.