London, South Kensington
15 December 2010
A VIENNA-STYLE CHARGER
LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE SHIELD MARK, BLACK SCRIPT TITLE 'VESTALIN'
painted after Kauffman with a portrait of a Sibyl in grey, within a pink, claret and red panelled border enriched with foliage in gilding
17½ in. (44.5 cm.) diam.
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The present subject is based on the painting by Angelika Kauffman, Swedish (1741-1807), conserved in the Gemldegalerie, Dresden (gal. no. 2182).
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