London, South Kensington
8 December 2005
A VIENNA SHAPED QUATREFOIL CENTREPIECE
CIRCA 1775, BLUE SHIELD MARK
Of scrolled form, modelled as four putti reclining on upright scrolls before a central shell-shaped dish on a double scroll work support, painted with bouquets within green scale-pattern borders, within gilt rim (damages and repairs)
Approx. 17¼ in. (44 cm.) wide
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Cf. Wilhem Mrazek & Waltraud Neuwirth Wiener Porzellan (Vienna, 1970), p. 374.
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Property of the Hon. Henry Holland-Hibbert
Offered for private sale, a work on paper that not only encapsulates the bond between two greats, but also seems to reference their workouts together
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