11 April 2007
A VIENNA STYLE 'JEWELLED' BLUE-GROUND PORTRAIT VASE, 'ANGOLINA'
LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARK, IMPRESSED NUMERALS, IRON-RED 5233/L, SIGNED WAGNER
OF WAISTED BALUSTER FORM, PAINTED WITH A BRUNETTE BEAUTY WITH FLOWERS IN HER HAIR, A DIAPHANOUS WRAP ABOUT HER SHOULDERS, WITHIN A GILT OVAL BEADED SURROUND INTERSECTED BY A PAINTED GARLAND, GILT ALLOVER WITH STYLIZED FLORAL FORMS ENRICHED WITH CORAL 'JEWELS'
8¾ IN. (22.2 CM.) HIGH
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