07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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German Porcelain Cabinet Portrait Plate Depicting Jane Digby, Lady Ianthe Ellenborough

$1,164$950
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

German Porcelain Cabinet Portrait Plate Depicting Jane Digby, Lady Ianthe Ellenborough, late 19th/early 20th century, after the painting by Joseph Karl Stieler, the beauty in maroon dress against green drapery, with cobalt blue rim with raised gilt decoration, signed H. Weigel l.l., dia. 10 in.

Note: The original painting by Stieler, after which this plate is decorated, was executed in 1831 for inclusion in the Gallery of Beauties at Nymphenburg Palace.
Estimate $300-500

In very good condition throughout with no cracks, chips or restorations.

Keywords

Joseph Karl Stieler, Ianthe Ellenborough, Jane Digby, Gallery of Beauties, Nymphenburg Palace