20 October 2009
A BERLIN (K.P.M.) RETANGULAR PLAQUE, 'DER SIEBENSCHLÄFER'
Late 19th/20th century, impressed monogram and sceptre mark, green printed mark for Bros. Heubach, signed von A. Scherf.
Finely painted after Gebler with a shepherd asleep with his hound, an unattended flock at his side
16½ x 11¾ in. (41.8 x 29.8 cm.), within a giltwood frame
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