01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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KPM Porcelain Plaque of Lorelei

$15,925$13,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

KPM Porcelain Plaque of Lorelei, Berlin, late 19th/early 20th century, painted after Wilhelm Kray (1828-1889), the winged beauty in diaphanous drapery and seated on a ledge in a misty landscape, unsigned, impressed monogram and sceptre mark, framed, sight size 15 1/4 x 9 7/8 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

1/8 in. scratch about 2 1/2 inches left of head. Two parallel 1/8 in. scratches just above her right breast. 1/8 in. scratch lower right. No evidence of any cracks, chips, or restorations.

Keywords

Wilhelm Kray