29 October 2002
PROPERTY FROM THE HARRY KREINESS COLLECTION
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A VIENNA STYLE RETICULATED PINK AND GREEN GROUND SHAPED TRIANGULAR BASKET
Late 19th/early 20th century, blue beehive mark, signed A. Keil
Finely painted with Leda being seduced by Zeus in the guise of a swan, as a putto spies from behind a column, within a gilt-enriched frill and basket-weave border
10in. (25.4cm.) diam.
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