27 June 2005
A FÜRSTENBERG FLOWER WALL-POCKET
LATE 18TH CENTURY, INDISTINCT BLUE F (?) Z (?) MARKS
Of flattened tapering form, painted with a bouquet of pink roses and forget-me-nots, the reverse with sprays of forget-me-nots, the rounded edges with small clasps enriched in gilding and threaded with a cord for suspension, the elongated oval gilt-edged opening higher at the back, the interior with three struts (minute chip to rim with small crack, slight wear to gilding)
3 15/16 in. (10 cm.) long
Otto and Magdalena Blohm Collection, no. 813 (Collection label attached to interior)
Beatrice Blohm von Rumohr.
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The provenance for this lot should read Beatrice Blohm von Rumohr.
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