4 December 2001,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,528
GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
A Stobwasser laquer box
GERMAN, EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURY
the cover with a painted study of Paganini, the interior signed, Stobwassers, Fabrik Braunschweig and Paganini
and a further laquer box, circular, the cover decorated with a study of an old man and signed Diogene -- 8.8cms. dia.
See Plate 2 for part lot (2)
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