21 April 2009
A VIENNA STYLE BURGUNDY AND GOLD GROUND CHARGER, 'MALEREI'
LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARK, IMPRESSED 98 OR 86 AND CYPHER, SIGNED PICK.
Painted after Kaulbach with a muse emblematic of the arts, a brush and palette in hand, attended by putti in flight, within a band of alternating salmon-ground medallions and foliate scrollwork
19½ in. (49.5 cm.) diameter, within a black velvet and giltwood frame
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Wilhelm von Kaulbach, German (1805-1874)
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