23 April 2004
A GERMAN OVAL PLAQUE, 'ZEIT RAUBT SCHÖNHEIT'
SIGNED JÄGAR PINX., LATE 19TH CENTURY
Painted with the abduction of Proserphine by Pluto, Ceres her mother depicted struggling at their feet, titled below
16¾ in. (42.6 cm.), within a gilt-metal mounted ebonized wood frame
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