01-09-2016 01-09-2016
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2875B Boston
January 9, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

KPM Porcelain Plaque Depicting "The Garden of Love,"

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2875B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 09, 2016 10:00AM


KPM Porcelain Plaque Depicting "The Garden of Love," Germany, late 19th/early 20th century, based on a painting by Peter Paul Rubens, rectangular, polychrome enamel decorated with a number of cavaliers and ladies dressed for a garden fĂȘte, with putti encircling overhead and a fountain statue of Venus, impressed KPM and scepter mark, framed, plaque ht. 11 1/8, wd. 13 1/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

The plaque is in very good condition with no evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations. The frame is in very poor condition.

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